Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
Father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, according to the account of Jesus’ genealogy in Luke (Luke 3:23; compare Matt 1:16). For further information, see this article: Jesus, Genealogy of.
Lexham Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible dictionary as a part of Biblia Plus, which includes everything you need to take your Bible study to the next level. For less than $1 a week, you'll get devotionals, Bible study guides, thematic studies, and much more!
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
HELI. This is the Gr. form of the Heb. name ‘elɩ̂.He was the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, according to the unpunctuated text of the genealogy of Jesus as given by Luke (3:32). The verse, however, may be translated to read: “And when He began His ministry, Jesus Himself was about thirty years
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary