Some interesting trivia on Saint Obadiah:
1) He wrote the shortest book of the Bible - only 21 verses!
2) He lived about 500 years before the time of Christ.
3) He was frustrated with the Edomites - for they thwarted the Judahites as they tried to resettle Jerusalem after the Babylonian Exile.
The Feast Day of Saint Obadiah is November 19.
4) Despite the discouragement, Obadiah proclaimed hope and trust in God.