This article contains a free Women of the Bible Study resource on the subject of Miriam. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous woman of the Bible for bible study. There is also reference to where Miriam is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Miriam?
The definition and outline of Miriam is as follows: According to the Old Testament she was the sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Jochebed.
Biography, Facts and Information about Miriam
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Miriam: The sister of Moses and Aaron (Exodus 2:4-10; 1 Chronicles 6:3). Her name is prominent in the history of the Exodus. She is called "the prophetess" (Exodus 15:20). She took the lead in the song of triumph after the passage of the Red Sea. She died at Kadesh during the second encampment at that place, toward the close of the wanderings in the wilderness, and was buried there (Numbers 20:1).
We have selected Miriam as one of the most important women from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous woman. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Miriam - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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