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Who is Issachar?

There are two Issachars in the Bible.

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There are two Issachars mentioned in the Bible:

  1. The ninth son of Jacob and the fifth of those born to Leah. See Genesis 30:18. He was one of the patriarchs of the 12 tribes of Israel.
  2. The son of Obededom, a gatekeeper in David's sanctuary. See 1 Chronicles 26:5

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