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To: malakhi
I thought those with the name Cohen, Levine, levy,cohn, kohn, Levi are of the priesthood of Aaron who one day will make a righteous offering unto the Lord!
7 posted on 02/29/2004 12:27:36 PM PST by restornu ( "Faith...is daring the soul to go beyond what the eyes refuse to see."J.R.R. Tolkien)
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To: restornu
I thought those with the name Cohen, Levine, levy,cohn, kohn, Levi are of the priesthood of Aaron who one day will make a righteous offering unto the Lord!

Right, those are all priestly names.

Jehoiakim/Jeconiah/Coniah, whichever version of the name you prefer, was of the line of David, of the tribe of Judah. False cognates aside, there is no connection with the kohenim or leviim.

8 posted on 02/29/2004 12:32:51 PM PST by malakhi
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