Prologue: hagiographies of the saints

Righteous Eleazar     9/15/2013

Eleazar, the son of Aaron, was the second in the line of High Priests of Israel. He assisted Moses in counting the people of Israel and assisted Joshua in the division of the land promised to the twelve generations. He faithfully took care of the Ark of the Covenant in Siloam. He peacefully fell asleep in the Lord.