The Lord rescues Samaria

Chapter 7 The Lord rescues Samaria v1 Elisha said, ‘Listen to what the *Lord says. About this time tomorrow, a large amount (probably 14 pints or about 7.3 litres) of flour will be much cheaper. It will cost under half an ounce (under 14 grams) of silver. Twice that amount of corn will cost that same amount of silver. People will sell them at the gate of Samaria.’ v2 The king was standing next to his officer. That officer said this to Elisha. ‘Even the *Lord could not do that!…

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God speaks to Elijah at Mount Sinai

Chapter 19 God speaks to Elijah at Mount Sinai v1 Ahab told Jezebel everything that Elijah had done. He also told her that Elijah had killed all the *prophets of *Baal. v2 She sent a message to Elijah and it said this. ‘I promise to kill you as you killed those *prophets. I will kill you by this time tomorrow. If not, I pray that the gods will kill me.’ v3 Elijah saw what was happening. So he ran away in order to save his life. He came to Beersheba…

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