← Back
0

Who did more miracles before Elijah was taken, Elijah or Elisha?



      

2 Kings 2:9 - 12

ESV - 9 When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, "Ask what I shall do for you, before I am taken from you." And Elisha said, "Please let there be a double portion of your spirit on me. 10 And he said, "You have asked a hard thing; yet, if you see me as I am being taken from you, it shall be so for you, but if you do not see me, it shall not be so.

Clarify Share Report Asked August 01 2013 030 Charles Field

Community answers are sorted based on votes. The higher the vote, the further up an answer is.

2
Mini jill stuart
Well in the first place, Elijah didn't die, he disappeared in a chariot of fire. Second, Elisha was here longer so probably more, but the most famous of Elijah miracle was calling the fire down from heaven..

November 04 2013 1 response Vote Up Share Report


0
Stringio Nick Pyen
Elisha requested to have double the portion of Elijah's prophetic spirit. Elijah said it would be so if Elisha saw him being taken up to heaven, which Elisha did see indicating his request was granted. If I'm not mistaken, the Bible records 7 miracles performed by Elijah and 14 by Elisha?

March 19 2016 2 responses Vote Up Share Report


Add your Answer

All answers are REVIEWED and MODERATED.
Please ensure your answer MEETS all our guidelines.

What makes a good answer? ▼

A good answer provides new insight and perspective. Here are guidelines to help facilitate a meaningful learning experience for everyone.

  1. Adhere to the eBible Statement of Faith.
  2. Your answer should be complete and stand-alone.
  3. Include supporting arguments, and scripture references if possible. Seek to answer the "why".
  4. Adhere to a proper tone and spirit of love and understanding.
  5. For more info see The Complete Guide to eBible
Header
  1. 4000 characters remaining