Questions tagged [elisha]
A prophet of God who followed Elijah, appearing primarily in 2 Kings
Why did Jesus and Elijah act so differently?
Why did Jesus forbid his disciples to say goodbye to their families? Luk 9:59-62 NKJV 59 Then He said to another, "Follow Me." But he said, "Lord, let me first go and bury my father.&...
Why did Elisha curse children?
2 Kings 2:23-24 (KJV) 23 And he [Elisha] went up from thence unto Bethel: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, ...
Are Naaman's actions considered an exception to God's laws? [closed]
2 Kings 5:18–19 (NIV) 18 But may the Lord forgive your servant for this one thing: When my master enters the temple of Rimmon to bow down and he is leaning on my arm and I have to bow there also—when ...
Were the similarities between the miracles of Elisha and Jesus deliberate or simply coincidental?
I have often wondered if God deliberately intended for the miracles of Elisha to be a preview of the miracles our Savior would perform, as a way of verification of Jesus Deity. Elisha brought the ...
Why did God only cure Naaman? [closed]
Jesus said (Luke 4:27): "There were also many lepers in Israel in the time of the prophet Elisha, and none of them was cleansed except Naaman the Syrian." Several possible interpretations occur to ...