Elijah the Tishbite

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Religious Tract Society, 1836 - 310 pages
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A wonderful interpretation and meditation of the Prophet Elijah as the prefigure
of the major Old and New Testament characters leading up to Our Lord Jesus Christ. The dramatic depictions put flesh
on the skeletal architecture of the Bible figures we know and love. The authors reverence and analysis is poetic, eloquently pictorial and sets the reader's heart on fire; bringing tears of joy and inspiration. This book brings Bible history alive and thriving.
Krumacher's book on Elijah is a book or great significance for any serious reader of the Bible. It makes great reading, it expands our vision of the Kingdom through earth time. Academic intellectuals who are new to holy scripture might find this book very helpful.
In reading it, I am reminded of the faith of my parents and grandparents in the 20th century before post-modern thinking entered our culture. The WWII generation had a vivid faith and reverence that is rare in the contemporary church of 2013. Linda Grace Melsky Stone

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Page 282 - But he turned, and said unto Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan : thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those that be of men.
Page 12 - Fear ye not, stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord, which He will show to you to-day : for the Egyptians whom ye have seen to-day, ye shall see them again no more for ever. The Lord shall fight for you, and ye shall hold your peace.
Page 8 - And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.
Page 237 - And it shall come to pass in the last days, (saith God,) I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh ; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams : And on my servants and on my handmaidens I will pour out in those days of my Spirit ; and they shall prophesy...
Page 30 - As the LORD thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal in a barrel, and a little oil in a cruse: and, behold, I am gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die.
Page 104 - Behold, I will cast her into a bed, and them that commit adultery with her into great tribulation, except they repent of their deeds.
Page 222 - In that day shall there be upon the bells of the horses, HOLINESS UNTO THE LORD; and the pots in the LORD'S house shall be like the bowls before the altar. 21 Yea, every pot in Jerusalem and in Judah shall be holiness unto the LORD of hosts...
Page 71 - And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? if the Lord be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him.
Page 163 - And another also said, Lord, I will follow thee; but let me first go bid them farewell, which are at home at my house. 62 And Jesus said unto him, No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.
Page 24 - Who provideth for the raven his food ? when his young ones cry unto God, they wander for lack of meat.

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