Luke 1:5-7 In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron. 6 Both of them were righteous in the sight of God, observing all the Lord’s commands and decrees blamelessly. 7 But they were childless because Elizabeth was not able to conceive, and they were both very old.
The name Elizabeth (greek) is derived from the Hebrew name Elisheba, which means Oath of God or God is satisfaction.
Elizabeth is described in the book of Luke as the wife of Zechariah, the daughter of the daughters of Aaron, a woman who was righteous int he sight of God and one who observed all the Lord commands and decrees blamelessly.
Elizabeth was also described as a barren woman who was chosen by God at a very old age to become the mother of the great Prophet, "John" the Baptist.
Who was Elizabeth? A daughter of the daughters of Aaron, the wife of Zechariah, a godly woman who observed God's commands and laws, a barren woman who became pregnant in her old age and bare a son, a cousin of Jesus' mother, Mary and the mother of "John" the Baptist who was preordained and prophesied to be the "Great Prophet" of God that would prepare the way for Christ earthly ministry.
Elizabeth was some kind of a woman! God fearing, righteous, godly wife and mother.
Elizabeth was somebody in the eyes of God almighty! She fulfilled her purpose in which she
Elizabeth, an example of the power of God to women all around the world who could trust God in spite of and believe.