Author: Ron Graham


Facts About Elisha
—A simple list

The Prophet Elisha

  • The acts of Elisha are found in (2Kings 2-13).
  • A prophet in Israel after the kingdom divided.
  • A devoted companion and disciple of Elijah.
  • He carried on Elijah’s work in the same spirit and power.
  • Contemporary with the kings/queen of Judah named Jehoram, Ahaziah, Athalia, Joash.
  • Contemporary with the kings of Israel named Ahaziah, Jehoram, Jehu, Jehoahaz, Jehoash.
  • Gave Jehoash, king of Israel, the arrow of victory.
  • Dealt with the armies of Syria who attacked Israel.
  • Brought the Shunammite woman’s son back to life.
  • Made small amounts of loaves and oil feed many people.
  • Healed Naaman of leprosy.
  • A dead man came to life when thrown on Elisha’s bones.