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2 Kings 1:10

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2 Kings 1:10  (King James Version)
And Elijah answered and said to the captain of fifty, If I be a man of God, then let fire come down from heaven, and consume thee and thy fifty. And there came down fire from heaven, and consumed him and his fifty.
 


If I be a man
2 Kings 2:23 2 Kings 2:24 Numbers 16:28-30 ; 1 Kings 18:36-38 ; 22:28 2 Chronicles 36:16 ; Psalms 105:15
Matthew 21:41 ; 23:34-37 Acts 5:3-10

let fire
Or, rather, as the original literally imports, and the LXX. render, [katabesetai pyr,] fire shall come down; Elijah's words being simply declarative, and not imprecatory.
Numbers 11:1 ; 16:35 Job 1:16 ; Psalms 106:18 ; Luke 9:54 ; Hebrews 12:29 ; Revelation 11:5

consumed
Daniel 3:22 Daniel 3:25 ; 6:24 Acts 12:19
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