Pretty straightforward question - In 1 Kings 18, Elijah speaks with a servant of the Lord named Obadiah. Is that the same guy wrote the book of the same name?
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For what it's worth, I once heard a sermon in which the preacher said it was not the same fellow.
My bible has the following intro to Obadiah:
This would seem to preclude the Obadiahs being the same, as Elijah was well before the Judean exile (he was even before the northern kingdom was overrun).