10 Bible Passages to Ponder on St. Elijah

St. Elijah With the Angel in the Desert
1 Kings 19:5-8

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Elijah proclaiming a drought during the reign of the evil King Ahab.

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Elijah going to a widow's house in Zarephath who miraculously fed him despite the ongoing drought; later Elijah's prayers brought her son, who had stopped breathing, back to life.

~3~
Elijah challenging the prophets of the false god, Baal at Mount Carmel.

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The Angel bringing Elijah food and water in the wilderness after he had fled from the murderous Jezebel.

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Elijah traveling 40 days to Mount Horeb (where Moses received the Ten Commandments) and hearing God in a light silent sound.

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Elisha joining Elijah as a prophet.

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Elijah striking the Jordan River with his mantel, creating a dry path for him and Elisha to walk over.

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Elijah going up to heaven in a fiery chariot and whirlwind.

~9~
Malachi's foretelling of a return of Elijah.

~10~
The Coming of Elijah.
I tell you that Elijah has already come.  - Matthew 17:12a



Church of St. Elijah (Elias)
Brooklyn, OH