According to the Hebrew Bible, the Tribe of Judah was one of the twelve Tribes of Israel. What is special about the tribe of Judah? The tribe of Judah settled in the region south of Jerusalem and in time became the most powerful and important tribe. The Lord says,"Send Judah Up First"! (Judah represents praise) We are known by God for Our Praise and Worship.
Not only did it produce the great kings David and Solomon but also, it was prophesied the Messiah would come from among its members.
Why is Jesus called the Lion of the Tribe of Judah? According to Revelation 5:5,ESV;"And one of the elders said to me, "Weep no more; behold, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has conquered, so that he can open the scroll and its seven seals."