Shem

Melchizedek Priest of the God Most High

"The Meeting of Abraham and Melchizedek" (detail) by Peter Paul Rubens

Perhaps the most mysterious, enigmatic and intriguing figure in all of the Old Testament is Melchizedek the Canaanite priest who makes a brief appearance in the Old Testament in Genesis. He is also mentioned in the Book of Psalms and is referred to eight times in the New Testament Letter to the Hebrews. Speculation, conjecture, and sometimes just pure wild […]