Who was the prophet Obadiah? The Bible doesn't specifically tell us, but there may be some clues to his identity. More importantly, who is his prophecy meant for? The Bible does specify the ancient origins of the people affected by this shortest book of the Old Testament, and what will happen to them at Jesus' birth.
Steve Buchanan, native of Maryland, has served in the ministry since 1975. Steve and his wife Terri, have been married since 1976 and have lived in Tucson, Arizona with their family since 1988.
Steve is a volunteer Pastor of three United Church of God congregations, Tucson, Sierra Vista, Arizona, and El Paso, TX. Steve has worked full time for the Church of God for 23 years, and retired from the Pharmaceutical industry in 2017, after 20 years in Sales. Terri works for the Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona.