Prophesied 7th Century BC (during the reign of Josiah 640-609BC)
His Father is Cushi
His grandfather was Gedaliah
His great grandfather was Amariah
His great great grandfather was Hezekiah.
He is the only prophet to list his royal lineage.
Zephaniah mentions the “Day of the Lord” more than any other Old Testament book.
His prophecy shouted out for godliness and purity in a nation sinful to its core.