104 verses

1Kgs 17:1

(NIV)
Now Elijah the Tishbite, from Tishbe in Gilead, said to Ahab, ‘As the  Lord, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither dew nor rain in the next few years except at my word.’

(ESV)
Now Elijah the Tishbite, of Tishbe in Gilead, said to Ahab, “As the  Lord, the God of Israel, lives, before whom I stand, there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word.”

1Kgs 17:2

(NIV)
Then the word of the  Lord came to Elijah:
(ESV)
And the word of the  Lord came to him:

1Kgs 17:13

(NIV)
Elijah said to her, ‘Don’t be afraid. Go home and do as you have said. But first make a small loaf of bread for me from what you have and bring it to me, and then make something for yourself and your son.
(ESV)
And Elijah said to her, “Do not fear; go and do as you have said. But first make me a little cake of it and bring it to me, and afterward make something for yourself and your son.

1Kgs 17:15

(NIV)
She went away and did as Elijah had told her. So there was food every day for Elijah and for the woman and her family.
(ESV)
And she went and did as Elijah said. And she and he and her household ate for many days.

1Kgs 17:16

(NIV)
For the jar of flour was not used up and the jug of oil did not run dry, in keeping with the word of the  Lord spoken by Elijah.

(ESV)
The jar of flour was not spent, neither did the jug of oil become empty, according to the word of the  Lord that he spoke by Elijah.

1Kgs 17:18

(NIV)
She said to Elijah, ‘What do you have against me, man of God? Did you come to remind me of my sin and kill my son?’

(ESV)
And she said to Elijah, “What have you against me, O man of God? You have come to me to bring my sin to remembrance and to cause the death of my son!”

1Kgs 17:19

(NIV)
‘Give me your son,’ Elijah replied. He took him from her arms, carried him to the upper room where he was staying, and laid him on his bed.
(ESV)
And he said to her, “Give me your son.” And he took him from her arms and carried him up into the upper chamber where he lodged, and laid him on his own bed.

1Kgs 17:22

(NIV)
The  Lord heard Elijah’s cry, and the boy’s life returned to him, and he lived.
(ESV)
And the  Lord listened to the voice of Elijah. And the life of the child came into him again, and he revived.

1Kgs 17:23

(NIV)
Elijah picked up the child and carried him down from the room into the house. He gave him to his mother and said, ‘Look, your son is alive!’

(ESV)
And Elijah took the child and brought him down from the upper chamber into the house and delivered him to his mother. And Elijah said, “See, your son lives.”

1Kgs 17:24

(NIV)
Then the woman said to Elijah, ‘Now I know that you are a man of God and that the word of the  Lord from your mouth is the truth.’

(ESV)
And the woman said to Elijah, “Now I know that you are a man of God, and that the word of the  Lord in your mouth is truth.”

1Kgs 18:1

(NIV)
After a long time, in the third year, the word of the  Lord came to Elijah: ‘Go and present yourself to Ahab, and I will send rain on the land.’
(ESV)
After many days the word of the  Lord came to Elijah, in the third year, saying, “Go, show yourself to Ahab, and I will send rain upon the earth.”

1Kgs 18:2

(NIV)
So Elijah went to present himself to Ahab.

Now the famine was severe in Samaria,
(ESV)
So Elijah went to show himself to Ahab. Now the famine was severe in Samaria.

1Kgs 18:7

(NIV)
As Obadiah was walking along, Elijah met him. Obadiah recognised him, bowed down to the ground, and said, ‘Is it really you, my lord Elijah?’

(ESV)
And as Obadiah was on the way, behold, Elijah met him. And Obadiah recognized him and fell on his face and said, “Is it you, my lord Elijah?”

1Kgs 18:8

(NIV)
‘Yes,’ he replied. ‘Go tell your master, “Elijah is here.”’

(ESV)
And he answered him, “It is I. Go, tell your lord, ‘Behold, Elijah is here.’”

1Kgs 18:11

(NIV)
But now you tell me to go to my master and say, “Elijah is here.”
(ESV)
And now you say, ‘Go, tell your lord, “Behold, Elijah is here.”’

1Kgs 18:14

(NIV)
And now you tell me to go to my master and say, “Elijah is here.” He will kill me!’

(ESV)
And now you say, ‘Go, tell your lord, “Behold, Elijah is here”’; and he will kill me.”

1Kgs 18:15

(NIV)
Elijah said, ‘As the  Lord Almighty lives, whom I serve, I will surely present myself to Ahab today.’

(ESV)
And Elijah said, “As the  Lord of hosts lives, before whom I stand, I will surely show myself to him today.”

1Kgs 18:16

(NIV)
So Obadiah went to meet Ahab and told him, and Ahab went to meet Elijah.
(ESV)
So Obadiah went to meet Ahab, and told him. And Ahab went to meet Elijah.

1Kgs 18:17

(NIV)
When he saw Elijah, he said to him, ‘Is that you, you troubler of Israel?’

(ESV)
When Ahab saw Elijah, Ahab said to him, “Is it you, you troubler of Israel?”

1Kgs 18:18

(NIV)
‘I have not made trouble for Israel,’ Elijah replied. ‘But you and your father’s family have. You have abandoned the  Lord’s commands and have followed the Baals.
(ESV)
And he answered, “I have not troubled Israel, but you have, and your father’s house, because you have abandoned the commandments of the  Lord and followed the Baals.

1Kgs 18:21

(NIV)
Elijah went before the people and said, ‘How long will you waver between two opinions? If the  Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal is God, follow him.’

But the people said nothing.

(ESV)
And Elijah came near to all the people and said, “How long will you go limping between two different opinions? If the  Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow him.” And the people did not answer him a word.

1Kgs 18:22

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to them, ‘I am the only one of the  Lord’s prophets left, but Baal has four hundred and fifty prophets.
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the people, “I, even I only, am left a prophet of the  Lord, but Baal’s prophets are 450 men.

1Kgs 18:25

(NIV)
Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, ‘Choose one of the bulls and prepare it first, since there are so many of you. Call on the name of your god, but do not light the fire.’
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, “Choose for yourselves one bull and prepare it first, for you are many, and call upon the name of your god, but put no fire to it.”

1Kgs 18:27

(NIV)
At noon Elijah began to taunt them. ‘Shout louder!’ he said. ‘Surely he is a god! Perhaps he is deep in thought, or busy, or travelling. Maybe he is sleeping and must be awakened.’
(ESV)
And at noon Elijah mocked them, saying, “Cry aloud, for he is a god. Either he is musing, or he is relieving himself, or he is on a journey, or perhaps he is asleep and must be awakened.”

1Kgs 18:30

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to all the people, ‘Come here to me.’ They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the  Lord, which had been torn down.
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to all the people, “Come near to me.” And all the people came near to him. And he repaired the altar of the  Lord that had been thrown down.

1Kgs 18:31

(NIV)
Elijah took twelve stones, one for each of the tribes descended from Jacob, to whom the word of the  Lord had come, saying, ‘Your name shall be Israel.’
(ESV)
Elijah took twelve stones, according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob, to whom the word of the  Lord came, sayingIsrael shall be your name,”

1Kgs 18:36

(NIV)
At the time of sacrifice, the prophet Elijah stepped forward and prayed: ‘ Lord, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, let it be known today that you are God in Israel and that I am your servant and have done all these things at your command.
(ESV)
And at the time of the offering of the oblation, Elijah the prophet came near and said, “O  Lord, God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, let it be known this day that you are God in Israel, and that I am your servant, and that I have done all these things at your word.

1Kgs 18:40

(NIV)
Then Elijah commanded them, ‘Seize the prophets of Baal. Don’t let anyone get away!’ They seized them, and Elijah had them brought down to the Kishon Valley and slaughtered there.

(ESV)
And Elijah said to them, “Seize the prophets of Baal; let not one of them escape.” And they seized them. And Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon and slaughtered them there.

1Kgs 18:41

(NIV)
And Elijah said to Ahab, ‘Go, eat and drink, for there is the sound of a heavy rain.’
(ESV)
And Elijah said to Ahab, “Go up, eat and drink, for there is a sound of the rushing of rain.”

1Kgs 18:42

(NIV)
So Ahab went off to eat and drink, but Elijah climbed to the top of Carmel, bent down to the ground and put his face between his knees.

(ESV)
So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. And Elijah went up to the top of Mount Carmel. And he bowed himself down on the earth and put his face between his knees.

1Kgs 18:43

(NIV)
‘Go and look toward the sea,’ he told his servant. And he went up and looked.

‘There is nothing there,’ he said.

Seven times Elijah said, ‘Go back.’

(ESV)
And he said to his servant, “Go up now, look toward the sea.” And he went up and looked and said, “There is nothing.” And he said, “Go again,” seven times.

1Kgs 18:44

(NIV)
The seventh time the servant reported, ‘A cloud as small as a man’s hand is rising from the sea.’

So Elijah said, ‘Go and tell Ahab, “Hitch up your chariot and go down before the rain stops you.”’

(ESV)
And at the seventh time he said, “Behold, a little cloud like a man’s hand is rising from the sea.” And he said, “Go up, say to Ahab, ‘Prepare your chariot and go down, lest the rain stop you.’”

1Kgs 18:46

(NIV)
The power of the  Lord came on Elijah and, tucking his cloak into his belt, he ran ahead of Ahab all the way to Jezreel.

(ESV)
And the hand of the  Lord was on Elijah and he gathered up his garment and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jezreel.

1Kgs 19:1

(NIV)
Now Ahab told Jezebel everything Elijah had done and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.
(ESV)
Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.

1Kgs 19:2

(NIV)
So Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah to say, ‘May the gods deal with me, be it ever so severely, if by this time tomorrow I do not make your life like that of one of them.’

(ESV)
Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying, “So may the gods do to me and more also, if I do not make your life as the life of one of them by this time tomorrow.”

1Kgs 19:3

(NIV)
Elijah was afraid and ran for his life. When he came to Beersheba in Judah, he left his servant there,
(ESV)
Then he was afraid, and he arose and ran for his life and came to Beersheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there.

1Kgs 19:9

(NIV)
There he went into a cave and spent the night.

And the word of the  Lord came to him: ‘What are you doing here, Elijah?’

(ESV)
There he came to a cave and lodged in it. And behold, the word of the  Lord came to him, and he said to him, “What are you doing here, Elijah?”

1Kgs 19:13

(NIV)
When Elijah heard it, he pulled his cloak over his face and went out and stood at the mouth of the cave.

Then a voice said to him, ‘What are you doing here, Elijah?’

(ESV)
And when Elijah heard it, he wrapped his face in his cloak and went out and stood at the entrance of the cave. And behold, there came a voice to him and said, “What are you doing here, Elijah?”

1Kgs 19:19

(NIV)
So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was ploughing with twelve yoke of oxen, and he himself was driving the twelfth pair. Elijah went up to him and threw his cloak around him.
(ESV)
So he departed from there and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen in front of him, and he was with the twelfth. Elijah passed by him and cast his cloak upon him.

1Kgs 19:20

(NIV)
Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. ‘Let me kiss my father and mother goodbye,’ he said, ‘and then I will come with you.’

‘Go back,’ Elijah replied. ‘What have I done to you?’

(ESV)
And he left the oxen and ran after Elijah and said, “Let me kiss my father and my mother, and then I will follow you.” And he said to him, “Go back again, for what have I done to you?”

1Kgs 19:21

(NIV)
So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the ploughing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant.

(ESV)
And he returned from following him and took the yoke of oxen and sacrificed them and boiled their flesh with the yokes of the oxen and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he arose and went after Elijah and assisted him.

1Kgs 21:17

(NIV)
Then the word of the  Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite:
(ESV)
Then the word of the  Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite, saying,

1Kgs 21:20

(NIV)
Ahab said to Elijah, ‘So you have found me, my enemy!’

‘I have found you,’ he answered, ‘because you have sold yourself to do evil in the eyes of the  Lord.
(ESV)
Ahab said to Elijah “Have you found me, O my enemy?” He answered, “I have found you, because you have sold yourself to do what is evil in the sight of the  Lord.

1Kgs 21:28

(NIV)
Then the word of the  Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite:
(ESV)
And the word of the  Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite, saying,

2Kgs 1:3

(NIV)
But the angel of the  Lord said to Elijah the Tishbite, ‘Go up and meet the messengers of the king of Samaria and ask them, “Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going off to consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron?”
(ESV)
But the angel of the  Lord said to Elijah the Tishbite, “Arise, go up to meet the messengers of the king of Samaria, and say to them, ‘Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going to inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron?

2Kgs 1:4

(NIV)
Therefore this is what the  Lord says: “You will not leave the bed you are lying on. You will certainly die!”’ So Elijah went.

(ESV)
Now therefore thus says the  Lord, You shall not come down from the bed to which you have gone up, but you shall surely die.’” So Elijah went.

2Kgs 1:8

(NIV)
They replied, ‘He had a garment of hair and had a leather belt round his waist.’

The king said, ‘That was Elijah the Tishbite.’

(ESV)
They answered him, “He wore a garment of hair, with a belt of leather about his waist.” And he said, “It is Elijah the Tishbite.”

2Kgs 1:9

(NIV)
Then he sent to Elijah a captain with his company of fifty men. The captain went up to Elijah, who was sitting on the top of a hill, and said to him, ‘Man of God, the king says, “Come down!”’

(ESV)
Then the king sent to him a captain of fifty men with his fifty. He went up to Elijah, who was sitting on the top of a hill, and said to him, “O man of God, the king says, ‘Come down.’”

2Kgs 1:10

(NIV)
Elijah answered the captain, ‘If I am a man of God, may fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty men!’ Then the fire fell from heaven and consumed the captain and his men.

(ESV)
But Elijah answered the captain of fifty, “If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty.” Then fire came down from heaven and consumed him and his fifty.

2Kgs 1:11

(NIV)
At this the king sent to Elijah another captain with his fifty men. The captain said to him, ‘Man of God, this is what the king says, “Come down at once!”’

(ESV)
Again the king sent to him another captain of fifty men with his fifty. And he answered and said to him, “O man of God, this is the king’s order, ‘Come down quickly!’”

2Kgs 1:12

(NIV)
‘If I am a man of God,’ Elijah replied, ‘may fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty men!’ Then the fire of God fell from heaven and consumed him and his fifty men.

(ESV)
But Elijah answered them, “If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty.” Then the fire of God came down from heaven and consumed him and his fifty.

2Kgs 1:13

(NIV)
So the king sent a third captain with his fifty men. This third captain went up and fell on his knees before Elijah. ‘Man of God,’ he begged, ‘please have respect for my life and the lives of these fifty men, your servants!
(ESV)
Again the king sent the captain of a third fifty with his fifty. And the third captain of fifty went up and came and fell on his knees before Elijah and entreated him, “O man of God, please let my life, and the life of these fifty servants of yours, be precious in your sight.

2Kgs 1:15

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord said to Elijah, ‘Go down with him; do not be afraid of him.’ So Elijah got up and went down with him to the king.

(ESV)
Then the angel of the  Lord said to Elijah, “Go down with him; do not be afraid of him.” So he arose and went down with him to the king

2Kgs 1:17

(NIV)
So he died, according to the word of the  Lord that Elijah had spoken.

Because Ahaziah had no son, Joram succeeded him as king in the second year of Jehoram son of Jehoshaphat king of Judah.
(ESV)
So he died according to the word of the  Lord that Elijah had spoken. Jehoram became king in his place in the second year of Jehoram the son of Jehoshaphat, king of Judah, because Ahaziah had no son.

2Kgs 2:1

(NIV)
When the  Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal.
(ESV)
Now when the  Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven by a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal.

2Kgs 2:2

(NIV)
Elijah said to Elisha, ‘Stay here; the  Lord has sent me to Bethel.’

But Elisha said, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.’ So they went down to Bethel.

(ESV)
And Elijah said to Elisha, “Please stay here, for the  Lord has sent me as far as Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As the  Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel.

2Kgs 2:4

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to him, ‘Stay here, Elisha; the  Lord has sent me to Jericho.’

And he replied, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.’ So they went to Jericho.

(ESV)
Elijah said to him, “Elisha please stay here, for the  Lord has sent me to Jericho.” But he said “As the  Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they came to Jericho.

2Kgs 2:6

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to him, ‘Stay here; the  Lord has sent me to the Jordan.’

And he replied, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.’ So the two of them walked on.

(ESV)
Then Elijah said to him, “Please stay here, for the  Lord has sent me to the Jordan.” But he said, “As the  Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So the two of them went on.

2Kgs 2:7

(NIV)
Fifty men from the company of the prophets went and stood at a distance, facing the place where Elijah and Elisha had stopped at the Jordan.
(ESV)
Fifty men of the sons of the prophets also went and stood at some distance from them, as they both were standing by the Jordan.

2Kgs 2:8

(NIV)
Elijah took his cloak, rolled it up and struck the water with it. The water divided to the right and to the left, and the two of them crossed over on dry ground.

(ESV)
Then Elijah took his cloak and rolled it up and struck the water, and the water was parted to the one side and to the other, till the two of them could go over on dry ground.

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