1 Kings 18


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1 - 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."
1 Kings 18-1 - After A Long Time, In The Third Year, The Word OfAfter 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."
2 - So Elijah Went To Present Himself To Ahab. Now The Famine Was Severe In Samaria,
1 Kings 18-2 - So Elijah Went To Present Himself To Ahab. Now TheSo Elijah Went To Present Himself To Ahab. Now The Famine Was Severe In Samaria,
3 - And Ahab Had Summoned Obadiah, Who Was In Charge Of His Palace. (Obadiah Was A Devout Believer In The Lord .
1 Kings 18-3 - And Ahab Had Summoned Obadiah, Who Was In Charge OAnd Ahab Had Summoned Obadiah, Who Was In Charge Of His Palace. (Obadiah Was A Devout Believer In The Lord .
4 - While Jezebel Was Killing Off The Lord 'S Prophets, Obadiah Had Taken A Hundred Prophets And Hidden Them In Two Caves, Fifty In Each, And Had Supplied Them With Food And Water.)
1 Kings 18-4 - While Jezebel Was Killing Off The Lord 'S ProphetsWhile Jezebel Was Killing Off The Lord 'S Prophets, Obadiah Had Taken A Hundred Prophets And Hidden Them In Two Caves, Fifty In Each, And Had Supplied Them With Food And Water.)
5 - Ahab Had Said To Obadiah, "Go Through The Land To All The Springs And Valleys. Maybe We Can Find Some Grass To Keep The Horses And Mules Alive So We Will Not Have To Kill Any Of Our Animals."
1 Kings 18-5 - Ahab Had Said To Obadiah, "Go Through The Land ToAhab Had Said To Obadiah, "Go Through The Land To All The Springs And Valleys. Maybe We Can Find Some Grass To Keep The Horses And Mules Alive So We Will Not Have To Kill Any Of Our Animals."
6 - So They Divided The Land They Were To Cover, Ahab Going In One Direction And Obadiah In Another.
1 Kings 18-6 - So They Divided The Land They Were To Cover, AhabSo They Divided The Land They Were To Cover, Ahab Going In One Direction And Obadiah In Another.
7 - As Obadiah Was Walking Along, Elijah Met Him. Obadiah Recognized Him, Bowed Down To The Ground, And Said, "Is It Really You, My Lord Elijah?"
1 Kings 18-7 - As Obadiah Was Walking Along, Elijah Met Him. ObadAs Obadiah Was Walking Along, Elijah Met Him. Obadiah Recognized Him, Bowed Down To The Ground, And Said, "Is It Really You, My Lord Elijah?"
8 - "Yes," He Replied. "Go Tell Your Master, 'Elijah Is Here.' "
1 Kings 18-8 - "Yes," He Replied. "Go Tell Your Master, 'Elijah I"Yes," He Replied. "Go Tell Your Master, 'Elijah Is Here.' "
9 - "What Have I Done Wrong," Asked Obadiah, "That You Are Handing Your Servant Over To Ahab To Be Put To Death?
1 Kings 18-9 - "What Have I Done Wrong," Asked Obadiah, "That You"What Have I Done Wrong," Asked Obadiah, "That You Are Handing Your Servant Over To Ahab To Be Put To Death?
10 - As Surely As The Lord Your God Lives, There Is Not A Nation Or Kingdom Where My Master Has Not Sent Someone To Look For You. And Whenever A Nation Or Kingdom Claimed You Were Not There, He Made Them Swear They Could Not Find You.
1 Kings 18-10 - As Surely As The Lord Your God Lives, There Is NoAs Surely As The Lord Your God Lives, There Is Not A Nation Or Kingdom Where My Master Has Not Sent Someone To Look For You. And Whenever A Nation Or Kingdom Claimed You Were Not There, He Made Them Swear They Could Not Find You.
11 - But Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'Elijah Is Here.'
1 Kings 18-11 - But Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'But Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'Elijah Is Here.'
12 - I Don't Know Where The Spirit Of The Lord May Carry You When I Leave You. If I Go And Tell Ahab And He Doesn't Find You, He Will Kill Me. Yet I Your Servant Have Worshiped The Lord Since My Youth.
1 Kings 18-12 - I Don't Know Where The Spirit Of The Lord May CarI Don't Know Where The Spirit Of The Lord May Carry You When I Leave You. If I Go And Tell Ahab And He Doesn't Find You, He Will Kill Me. Yet I Your Servant Have Worshiped The Lord Since My Youth.
13 - Haven't You Heard, My Lord, What I Did While Jezebel Was Killing The Prophets Of The Lord ? I Hid A Hundred Of The Lord 'S Prophets In Two Caves, Fifty In Each, And Supplied Them With Food And Water.
1 Kings 18-13 - Haven't You Heard, My Lord, What I Did While JezeHaven't You Heard, My Lord, What I Did While Jezebel Was Killing The Prophets Of The Lord ? I Hid A Hundred Of The Lord 'S Prophets In Two Caves, Fifty In Each, And Supplied Them With Food And Water.
14 - And Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'Elijah Is Here.' He Will Kill Me!"
1 Kings 18-14 - And Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'And Now You Tell Me To Go To My Master And Say, 'Elijah Is Here.' He Will Kill Me!"
15 - Elijah Said, "As The Lord Almighty Lives, Whom I Serve, I Will Surely Present Myself To Ahab Today."
1 Kings 18-15 - Elijah Said, "As The Lord Almighty Lives, Whom IElijah Said, "As The Lord Almighty Lives, Whom I Serve, I Will Surely Present Myself To Ahab Today."
16 - So Obadiah Went To Meet Ahab And Told Him, And Ahab Went To Meet Elijah.
1 Kings 18-16 - So Obadiah Went To Meet Ahab And Told Him, And AhSo Obadiah Went To Meet Ahab And Told Him, And Ahab Went To Meet Elijah.
17 - When He Saw Elijah, He Said To Him, "Is That You, You Troubler Of Israel?"
1 Kings 18-17 - When He Saw Elijah, He Said To Him, "Is That You,When He Saw Elijah, He Said To Him, "Is That You, You Troubler Of Israel?"
18 - "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.
1 Kings 18-18 - "I Have Not Made Trouble For Israel," Elijah Repl"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.
19 - Now Summon The People From All Over Israel To Meet Me On Mount Carmel. And Bring The Four Hundred And Fifty Prophets Of Baal And The Four Hundred Prophets Of Asherah, Who Eat At Jezebel's Table."
1 Kings 18-19 - Now Summon The People From All Over Israel To MeeNow Summon The People From All Over Israel To Meet Me On Mount Carmel. And Bring The Four Hundred And Fifty Prophets Of Baal And The Four Hundred Prophets Of Asherah, Who Eat At Jezebel's Table."
20 - So Ahab Sent Word Throughout All Israel And Assembled The Prophets On Mount Carmel.
1 Kings 18-20 - So Ahab Sent Word Throughout All Israel And AssemSo Ahab Sent Word Throughout All Israel And Assembled The Prophets On Mount Carmel.
21 - 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.
1 Kings 18-21 - Elijah Went Before The People And Said, "How LongElijah 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.
22 - Then Elijah Said To Them, "I Am The Only One Of The Lord 'S Prophets Left, But Baal Has Four Hundred And Fifty Prophets.
1 Kings 18-22 - Then Elijah Said To Them, "I Am The Only One Of TThen Elijah Said To Them, "I Am The Only One Of The Lord 'S Prophets Left, But Baal Has Four Hundred And Fifty Prophets.
23 - Get Two Bulls For Us. Let Them Choose One For Themselves, And Let Them Cut It Into Pieces And Put It On The Wood But Not Set Fire To It. I Will Prepare The Other Bull And Put It On The Wood But Not Set Fire To It.
1 Kings 18-23 - Get Two Bulls For Us. Let Them Choose One For TheGet Two Bulls For Us. Let Them Choose One For Themselves, And Let Them Cut It Into Pieces And Put It On The Wood But Not Set Fire To It. I Will Prepare The Other Bull And Put It On The Wood But Not Set Fire To It.
24 - Then You Call On The Name Of Your God, And I Will Call On The Name Of The Lord . The God Who Answers By Fire-he Is God." Then All The People Said, "What You Say Is Good."
1 Kings 18-24 - Then You Call On The Name Of Your God, And I WillThen You Call On The Name Of Your God, And I Will Call On The Name Of The Lord . The God Who Answers By Fire-he Is God." Then All The People Said, "What You Say Is Good."
25 - 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."
1 Kings 18-25 - Elijah Said To The Prophets Of Baal, "Choose OneElijah 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."
26 - So They Took The Bull Given Them And Prepared It. Then They Called On The Name Of Baal From Morning Till Noon. "O Baal, Answer Us!" They Shouted. But There Was No Response; No One Answered. And They Danced Around The Altar They Had Made.
1 Kings 18-26 - So They Took The Bull Given Them And Prepared It.So They Took The Bull Given Them And Prepared It. Then They Called On The Name Of Baal From Morning Till Noon. "O Baal, Answer Us!" They Shouted. But There Was No Response; No One Answered. And They Danced Around The Altar They Had Made.
27 - 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 Traveling. Maybe He Is Sleeping And Must Be Awakened."
1 Kings 18-27 - At Noon Elijah Began To Taunt Them. "Shout LouderAt Noon Elijah Began To Taunt Them. "Shout Louder!" He Said. "Surely He Is A God! Perhaps He Is Deep In Thought, Or Busy, Or Traveling. Maybe He Is Sleeping And Must Be Awakened."
28 - So They Shouted Louder And Slashed Themselves With Swords And Spears, As Was Their Custom, Until Their Blood Flowed.
1 Kings 18-28 - So They Shouted Louder And Slashed Themselves WitSo They Shouted Louder And Slashed Themselves With Swords And Spears, As Was Their Custom, Until Their Blood Flowed.
29 - Midday Passed, And They Continued Their Frantic Prophesying Until The Time For The Evening Sacrifice. But There Was No Response, No One Answered, No One Paid Attention.
1 Kings 18-29 - Midday Passed, And They Continued Their Frantic PMidday Passed, And They Continued Their Frantic Prophesying Until The Time For The Evening Sacrifice. But There Was No Response, No One Answered, No One Paid Attention.
30 - Then Elijah Said To All The People, "Come Here To Me." They Came To Him, And He Repaired The Altar Of The Lord , Which Was In Ruins.
1 Kings 18-30 - Then Elijah Said To All The People, "Come Here ToThen Elijah Said To All The People, "Come Here To Me." They Came To Him, And He Repaired The Altar Of The Lord , Which Was In Ruins.
31 - 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."
1 Kings 18-31 - Elijah Took Twelve Stones, One For Each Of The TrElijah 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."
32 - With The Stones He Built An Altar In The Name Of The Lord , And He Dug A Trench Around It Large Enough To Hold Two Seahs Of Seed.
1 Kings 18-32 - With The Stones He Built An Altar In The Name OfWith The Stones He Built An Altar In The Name Of The Lord , And He Dug A Trench Around It Large Enough To Hold Two Seahs Of Seed.
33 - He Arranged The Wood, Cut The Bull Into Pieces And Laid It On The Wood. Then He Said To Them, "Fill Four Large Jars With Water And Pour It On The Offering And On The Wood."
1 Kings 18-33 - He Arranged The Wood, Cut The Bull Into Pieces AnHe Arranged The Wood, Cut The Bull Into Pieces And Laid It On The Wood. Then He Said To Them, "Fill Four Large Jars With Water And Pour It On The Offering And On The Wood."
34 - "Do It Again," He Said, And They Did It Again. "Do It A Third Time," He Ordered, And They Did It The Third Time.
1 Kings 18-34 - "Do It Again," He Said, And They Did It Again. "D"Do It Again," He Said, And They Did It Again. "Do It A Third Time," He Ordered, And They Did It The Third Time.
35 - The Water Ran Down Around The Altar And Even Filled The Trench.
1 Kings 18-35 - The Water Ran Down Around The Altar And Even FillThe Water Ran Down Around The Altar And Even Filled The Trench.
36 - At The Time Of Sacrifice, The Prophet Elijah Stepped Forward And Prayed: "O Lord , 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.
1 Kings 18-36 - At The Time Of Sacrifice, The Prophet Elijah StepAt The Time Of Sacrifice, The Prophet Elijah Stepped Forward And Prayed: "O Lord , 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.
37 - Answer Me, O Lord , Answer Me, So These People Will Know That You, O Lord , Are God, And That You Are Turning Their Hearts Back Again."
1 Kings 18-37 - Answer Me, O Lord , Answer Me, So These People WiAnswer Me, O Lord , Answer Me, So These People Will Know That You, O Lord , Are God, And That You Are Turning Their Hearts Back Again."
38 - Then The Fire Of The Lord Fell And Burned Up The Sacrifice, The Wood, The Stones And The Soil, And Also Licked Up The Water In The Trench.
1 Kings 18-38 - Then The Fire Of The Lord Fell And Burned Up TheThen The Fire Of The Lord Fell And Burned Up The Sacrifice, The Wood, The Stones And The Soil, And Also Licked Up The Water In The Trench.
39 - When All The People Saw This, They Fell Prostrate And Cried, "The Lord -He Is God! The Lord -He Is God!"
1 Kings 18-39 - When All The People Saw This, They Fell ProstrateWhen All The People Saw This, They Fell Prostrate And Cried, "The Lord -He Is God! The Lord -He Is God!"
40 - 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.
1 Kings 18-40 - Then Elijah Commanded Them, "Seize The Prophets OThen 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.
41 - And Elijah Said To Ahab, "Go, Eat And Drink, For There Is The Sound Of A Heavy Rain."
1 Kings 18-41 - And Elijah Said To Ahab, "Go, Eat And Drink, ForAnd Elijah Said To Ahab, "Go, Eat And Drink, For There Is The Sound Of A Heavy Rain."
42 - 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.
1 Kings 18-42 - So Ahab Went Off To Eat And Drink, But Elijah CliSo 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.
43 - "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."
1 Kings 18-43 - "Go And Look Toward The Sea," He Told His Servant"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."
44 - 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.' "
1 Kings 18-44 - The Seventh Time The Servant Reported, "A Cloud AThe 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.' "
45 - Meanwhile, The Sky Grew Black With Clouds, The Wind Rose, A Heavy Rain Came On And Ahab Rode Off To Jezreel.
1 Kings 18-45 - Meanwhile, The Sky Grew Black With Clouds, The WiMeanwhile, The Sky Grew Black With Clouds, The Wind Rose, A Heavy Rain Came On And Ahab Rode Off To Jezreel.
46 - The Power Of The Lord Came Upon Elijah And, Tucking His Cloak Into His Belt, He Ran Ahead Of Ahab All The Way To Jezreel.
1 Kings 18-46 - The Power Of The Lord Came Upon Elijah And, TuckiThe Power Of The Lord Came Upon Elijah And, Tucking His Cloak Into His Belt, He Ran Ahead Of Ahab All The Way To Jezreel.


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