1 Kings 17:1-6 NAS

Elijah Predicts Drought

1 Now Elijah the Tishbite, who was of a1the settlers of Gilead, said to Ahab, "2As the LORD, the God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, surely 3there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except * by my word."

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2 The word of the LORD came to him, saying,
3 "Go away from here and turn eastward, and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, which is beast * of the Jordan.

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    • Ƈ 17:3 - Lit "before"
      4 "It shall be that you will drink of the brook, and 4I have commanded the ravens to provide for you there."

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      5 So he went and did according to the word of the LORD, for he went and lived by the brook Cherith, which is ceast * of the Jordan.

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        • ƈ 17:5 - Lit "before"
          6 The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening, and he would drink from the brook.