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2 Kings 2:1

Overview - 2 Kings 2
Elijah, taking his leave of Elisha, with his mantle divides Jordan;
and, granting Elisha his request, is taken up by a fiery chariot into heaven.
12 Elisha, dividing Jordan with Elijah's mantle, is acknowledged his successor.
16 The young prophets, hardly obtaining leave to seek Elijah, cannot find him.
19 Elisha with salt heals the unwholesome waters.
23 Bears destroy the children that mocked Elisha.
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2 Kings 2:1  (King James Version)
And it came to pass, when the LORD would take up Elijah into heaven by a whirlwind, that Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal.
 


take up
Genesis 5:24 ; 1 Kings 19:4 ; Luke 9:51 ; Acts 1:9 ; Hebrews 11:5 ; Revelation 11:12

by a whirlwind
1 Kings 18:12 ; 19:11 Job 38:1

Elisha
1 Kings 19:16-21

Gilgal
Joshua 4:19 ; 5:9
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