|St. Elijah With the Angel in the Desert|
1 Kings 19:5-8
Elijah proclaiming a drought during the reign of the evil King Ahab.
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.
Elijah challenging the prophets of the false god, Baal at Mount Carmel.
The Angel bringing Elijah food and water in the wilderness after he had fled from the murderous Jezebel.
Elijah traveling 40 days to Mount Horeb (where Moses received the Ten Commandments) and hearing God in a light silent sound.
Elisha joining Elijah as a prophet.
Elijah striking the Jordan River with his mantel, creating a dry path for him and Elisha to walk over.
Elijah going up to heaven in a fiery chariot and whirlwind.
Malachi's foretelling of a return of Elijah.
I tell you that Elijah has already come. - Matthew 17:12a
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