The fire was so hot that it took about 90 seconds to turn all fifty one men into piles of soot five in a row for ten rows, with the captain’s pile out in front of the leftmost file. It would have reminded you of the Tiger grease spots of Little Black Sambo.
Fifty solders approached from Elijah’s right, marching five abreast. Their captain called out from his lead spot in the leftmost file, “Companeeeee halt!” Is this really where he was? Need to ask a military person. 2. How many soldiers in this group, 50 or 51? 50 plus the captain? Or is the captain one of […]
At this the angel who had disappeared around the corner of the utility shed reappeared from behind the boulder. He put his hand on Elijah’s shoulder. “It’s OK,” he said. “You can go with this man.” Who was that fellow? So Elijah went down the hill and joined Captain ________ and his 50 men. As […]
His mother asked, “Are you sure it was an angel, Son? You’ve always had such an energetic imagination!” Elisheva put her arm around her mother, kissed her cheek, and spoke softly into it, “What should he do, Mom? Ask for a wet fleece on a dry night and then a dry fleece during a heavy […]
Tel Miqne see Wikipedia So what route would the king’s messengers take from Samaria to Ekron?
Angel tells Elijah to go meet messengers and say, “Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going to inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron?” [is this the god of flies?] I think it is. Maybe the way they swarmed… their priest could look at the shape of the […]
“Elijah! My father’s old trouble maker! Tell Captain Shuthelah to bring me that Tishbite!” The first fifty Fifty solders approached from Elijah’s right, marching five abreast. Captain Shuthelah called out from his lead spot in the leftmost file, “Companeeeee halt!” Shuthelah and Elead were the sons of Ephraim whom the people of Gath killed for […]
Shall we command fire from heaven to consume them? Luke 9:54 No. You’re not Elijah. BTW, Elijah did not “command” fire from heaven. it was God who burned up the 2 fifties, not Elijah. God could have prevented the burnings by having his angel step out from behind the boulder when the first fifty showed […]
MSG says Beriah means “unlucky” – Ephraim’s sons Shuthelah, Ezer, and Elead were cattle rustlers who died in a raid on Gath. So when Ephraim had another son finally, he named him Beriah, or “unlucky.” “Elijah! My father’s old trouble maker! Tell Captain Shuthelah to bring me that Tishbite!” The first fifty […]
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