Book Characters for pbc_library

Characters within the books in pbc_library's library

Summary: 397 Characters.

Aaron, brother of Moses

Aaron, the Levite, older brother of Moses

Abaddon, angel of the Abyss "Apollyon" "Destruction"

Abba "God the Father"

Abednego, of the fiery furnace

Abel, son of Adam and Eve, killed by Cain

Abiathar, son of Ahimelech, high priest

Abimelech, king of Gerar

Abishag, a Shunammite, warmed old King David

Abner, commander of Saul's army

Abraham, father of Issac, husband of Sarai "Abram"

Abraham, son of Terah, father of Issac, husband of Sarai, lived 175 years "Abram"

Achish, king of Gath, son of Maoch

Adam, father of Cain, Abel

Adam, father of Cain, Abel, Seth, he lived 930 years

Adonijah, son of David and Haggith

Adoniram Judson


Ahab, King of Israel

Ahab, King of Israel 874-853

Ahasuerus, king of Persia

Ahimelech, son of Ahitub


Amos, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible

Amy Carmichael

Ananias, husband of Sapphira, struck dead for lying to God

Ananias, of Damascus, high priest

Ancient of Days, God

Andrew van der Bijl

Andrew, the Apostle, Simon Peter's brother

Andrew, the Apostle, Simon Peter's brother, crucified

Angel of the Lord, God

Ann Judson

Annas, high priest, questioned Jesus

Antichrist, one who puts himself in place of Christ

Apollos, of Alexandria

Aquila, husband of Pricilla


Archippus, fellow worker with Paul

Aristarchus, early Christian disciple

Asa, 910-869 BC, King of Judah

Asaph, psalmist

Augustus Caesar, Roman Emperor

Augustus Caesar, Roman empire's first Emperor

Baal, god of Asia Minor

Baasha, King of Israel

Balaam's Donkey

Balaam, son of Beor

Balak, son of Zippor, king of the Moabites

Barabbas, criminal released instead of Jesus

Barak, son of Abinoam

Barbrooke Grubb

Barnabas, a Levite from Cyprus "also named Joseph"

Bartholomew, the Apostle "Nathaniel"

Bathsheba, wife of Uriah, David's great sin

Beelzebub, prince of demons

Behemoth, possibly the hippopotamus

Belial, sons of worthlessness

Benjamin, son of Jacob and Rachel, brother of Joseph

Benjamin, son of Jacob, brother of Joseph

Bereans, searched the Scriptures

Biddy Chambers

Big Jim

Bildad, the Shuhite, friend of Job

Bilhah, Rachel's maid, bore sons for Jacob

Bill Collins

Billy Graham

Boaz, husband of Ruth

Bronze Snake

C. S. Lewis

Caesar, Roman Emperor "Caesar Augustus"

Caiaphas, high priest who plotted against Jesus

Cain, son of Adam and Eve, killed his brother Abel

Caleb, son of Jephunneh

Canaan, grandson of Noah

Catherine Booth

Cephas "Simon Peter"

Cherubim, angels

Chilion, Ephrathite of Bethlehem, son of Elimelech and Naomi "Kilion"


Corrie ten Boom

Corrie van der Bijl

Creator "God" "Lord"

The Crowded House

Cyrus II, King of Persia

Dan, son of Jacob

Daniel, the Prophet, survived the lion's den

David Heckstein

David Zeisberger

David, King of Israel

David, King of Israel, son of Jesse


Deborah, the prophet, one of judges in the Bible

Delilah, Samson's demise

Doeg, the Edomite, Saul's head shepherd

Dorcas, Peter raised from the dead "Tabitha"


Ehud, one of judges in the Bible, delivered Israel from Moabites


Eli, the priest

Elihu, son of Barakel, friend of Job

Elijah, the Prophet, did not die, was taken up in a whirlwind

Elimelech, of Bethlehem, husband of Naomi

Elisha, the Prophet

Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist

Elkanah, son of Jeroham, and father of Samuel

Enoch, father of Methuselah, walked with God, did not die - taken by God

Epaphras, of Colossae, companion of Paul, evangelist in Laodicea and Hierapolis

Episcopal Ghost

Er, son of Judah

Esau, son of Isaac

Esau, son of Isaac and Rebecca "Edom"

Esther, Queen of Persia, cousin of Mordecai

Ethiopian eunuch, Philip baptized him

Eve, wife of Adam, mother of Cain, Abel

Eve, wife of Adam, mother of Cain, Abel, Seth

Ezekiel, the Prophet

Ezra, the scribe, priest

Father "God the Father"

  • Colossians by H. A. Ironside (Colossians 1:2-3,12, 3:17)
  • Esv Economy Bible by Crossway Books (Psalm 89:26,Isaiah,Jeremiah 3,Malachi 2,Matthew,Mark,Luke,John,Acts 1-2,Romans,1&2 Corinthians,Galatians,Ephesians,Philippians,Colossians,1&2 Thessalonians,1 Timothy 1,2 Timothy 1,Titus 1,Philemon 3,Hebrews,James,1 Peter 1,2 Peter 1,1 John,2 John,Jude 1,Revelation)

Florence Nightingale

Gabriel, the Archangel

Gad, son of Jacob and maidservant Zilpah

Gaius, friend of the Apostle John

Gary Habermas

George MacDonald

George Müller or Mueller, Muller

George Washington Carver

Giant Slay-Good

Gideon, son of Joash, one of 6 major judges in the Bible

Gideon, son of Joash, one of judges in the Bible

Gladys Aylward

God "Elohim" "Yahweh"

Goliath, the giant Philistine

Gomer, son of Japheth, father of Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah

Good Shepherd


Habakkuk, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible

Hagar, Sarah's servant, mother of Ishmael

Haggai, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible

Ham, son of Noah


Hamor, the Hivite, father of Shechem

Hannah, wife of Elkanah, mother of Samuel

Hardbitten Ghost

Harm G.

Hegai, king Ahasuerus' eunuch

Herod Agrippa I

Herod Agrippa I "Marcus Julius Agrippa"

Herod Agrippa II, son of the Herod Agrippa I "Marcus Julius Agrippa"

Herod Antipas, son of Herod the Great "Antipater"

Herod Antipater

Herod, the Great, King of Judea

Hezekiah, King of Judah

Holy Spirit "Holy Ghost"

  • Esv Economy Bible by Crossway Books (Psalm 51,Isaiah 63,Matthew 1,3,12,28,Mark 1,Luke 1,3,4,11,John 1,14,Acts 1,2,4,5,8,9,11,13,19,1 Corinthians 6,Ephesians 1,4,Hebrews 2,Peter 1,Jude 17-21)

Hosea, son of Beeri, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible

Hosea, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible

I Am, God's response when Moses asked His name

Ibzan, from Bethlehem, one of 6 minor judges in the Bible

Ill-favored Ones

Immanuel, the Virgin's Son, seed of David, Prince of Peace

Isaac, son of Abraham and Sarah

Isaiah, the Prophet, son of Amos

Ishmael, son of Abraham and Hagar

Israel "God's chosen people"

Israel, wrestled with God "Jacob"

Jabez, of Israel

Jacob Cooper

Jacob, husband of Rachel, son of Isaac "Israel"

Jairus, daughter raised by Jesus



James, brother of Jesus

James, the Apostle, son of Zebedee

James, the Apostle, son of Zebedee "James the Greater"

James, the Less, son of Alphaeus and Mary, brother of Matthew

Japheth, son of Noah, father of Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, Tiras

Jay Cooper

Jehoram, King of Israel, son of Jehoshaphat, married Athaliah, 848-841

Jehoshaphat, King of Judah

Jehovah, "Lord" "Yahweh" "YHWH"

Jephthah's Daughter

Jeremiah, the prophet

Jeroboam I, King of Israel, 930-909

Jeroboam II, King of Israel

Jeroboam II, King of Israel, 793-753

Jesse, grandson of Ruth, father of King David

Jesus Christ

Jesus of Nazareth

Jesus, of Nazareth "Christ"

Jezebel, wicked queen, wife of Ahab

Job, challenged by satan

Joel, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible


John Calvin

John G. Paton

John Mark, son of Mary

John Paton

John Wesley

John Williams

John, the Apostle

John, the Apostle, son of Zebedee and Salome

John, the Baptist, son of Zacharias and Elizabeth

Jonadab, son of Recab "Jehonadab"

Jonah, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible, swallowed by a large fish

Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Goforth

Jonathan, Prince of Israel, son of Saul

Joseph of Arimathea

Joseph Shabosh

Joseph, Jesus' father

Joseph, of Arimathea, Jesus placed in his tomb

Joseph, of Nazareth

Joseph, son of Jacob and Rachel, brother of Benjamin

Joseph, son of Jacob, brother of Benjamin

Joshua, 605-562 BC, the battle of Jericho

Joshua, the battle of Jericho

Josiah, son of Amon and Jedidah, King of Judah, 640-609

Judah, son of Jacob

Judah, son of Jacob and Leah

Judas Iscariot

Judas Iscariot, betrayed Jesus

Jude, brother of James

Kevin Gilmore

King of kings



The Lady

Lamb of God

Lamech, son of Methuselah, father of Noah

Lazarus, brought back to life by Jesus

Lazarus, poor man in Jesus' parable

Leah, daughter of Laban, wife of Jacob


Levi, son of Jacob

Leviathan, mythical sea monster "Lotan"

Lila Cooper

Little Jim

Lord "Yahweh"

  • Esv Economy Bible by Crossway Books (Genesis 2,7,18,Exodus 3-40,Leviticus 1-27,Numbers 1-6,8-21,25,26-29,31-35,Deuteronomy 1:34-42,2-9,10-17,18-27,28-31,32:48-52,33-34,Joshua 1:1-9,3:7-8,4:1-3,14-15,5:2,9,6:2-5,27,7:6-15,8:1-2,18-19,10:7-14,11:6,13:1-7,20:1-6,21:43-45,24:2-15,Judges 1:1-2,2:10-23,3:7-15,4:1-3,6-7,10:6-16,13:1,16:28-30,20:18-36)

Lord God Almighty

Lord God of Israel

  • Esv Economy Bible by Crossway Books (Exodus 32,Joshua 7,10,13,14,24,Judges 4-6,11,21,1 Samuel 10,14,20,23,25,2 Samuel 12,1 Kings 1,8,14-17,2 Kings 9,18-22,2 Chronicles 6,Ezra 4,6,7,9,Psalm 41,Jeremiah 7,9,11,13,16,21,23-25,30,42,45-46,Malachi 2,Luke 1)

Lot's Wife, became a pillar of salt

Lot, rescued from Sodom and Gomorrah

Lottie Moon


Luke, the Evangelist

Luke, the Evangelist, physician

Madame Bubble

Magi, astrologers from the east who visited Jesus

Mahlon, Ephrathite of Bethlehem, son of Elimelech and Naomi, first husband of Ruth

Malachi, writer of one of prophetic books in the Bible