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.