Paul R. Raabe
Paul R. Raabe is Professor of Biblical Studies at Grand Canyon University
in Phoenix, AZ.
Abstract: The book of Isaiah presents three episodes that feature interactions between the God of Israel and King Hezekiah, Isaiah 36-37, 38, and 39. These three episodes give a complex portrait of this king of Judah. This essay explores the different sides to this complex portrait.
Key Words: Hezekiah, Isaiah 36-39, trust, pride, contrast between kings