... There is such a thing as Divine irony. It is used with great effect when
Elijah confronts the priests of Baal. So, here, the priests ...
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The Trial by Fire
... character broke out in the bitter irony with which ... Elijah had such a command, and
therefore he could ... to the mechanical repetition by Baal's priests, that God ...
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The Meek and Lowly One
... still, can you picture the scene when Elijah said, "Take you two bullocks, ye priests,
and build ... the worshippers of Baal, and with a biting irony says to ...
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The Return to Capernaum - Concerning the Forgiveness of Sins - the ...
... on Mount Carmel, to witness the issue as between Elijah and the priests of Baal. ...
was uttered privately to the disciples.' To complete the irony of criticism ...
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Ephesians iv. 17
... GA].  [Compare 1 Kings 18:27, the locus classicus where Elijah uses
his scathing irony against the priests of Baal.--GA]. [310 ...
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The Assyrian Revival and the Struggle for Syria
History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 7. <. ...
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Papal Infallibility Explained, and Tested by Tradition and ...
... Elijah and the seven thousand who had not bowed the ... and Lords of lords, has become
a shameless irony. ... believe in the infallibility of their priests, can be ...
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Nave's Topical Index1 Kings 18:27
And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleeps, and must be awaked.Nave's Topical Index
Derisively Challenges the Priests of Baal to offer Sacrifices
Elijah the Tishbite, a Gileadite and Prophet, Called Elias
Elijah: A Post-Exile Jew
Elijah: Also Called Eliah: A Benjamite Chief
Elijah: Antitype of John the Baptist
Elijah: Appears to Jesus at his Transfiguration
Elijah: Consolation Given To
Elijah: Despondency and Complaints of
Elijah: Fasts for Forty Days
Elijah: Flees to the Wilderness of Damascus
Elijah: Kills the Prophets of Baal
Elijah: Miracles of Calls Fire Down Upon the Soldiers of Ahaziah
Elijah: Miracles of Causes Fire to Consume the Sacrifice
Elijah: Miracles of Causes Rain After Seven Years of Drought
Elijah: Miracles of Increases the Oil of the Widow of Zarephath
Elijah: Miracles of Raises the Son of the Woman of Zarephath from the Dead
Elijah: Persecuted by Ahab
Elijah: Personal Aspect of
Elijah: Prophecies of Foretells a Drought
Elijah: Prophecies of The Death of Ahaziah
Elijah: Prophecies of The Destruction of Ahab and his House
Elijah: Prophecies of The Plague Sent As a Judgment Upon the People in the Time of Jehoram, King of Israel
Elijah: Returns, and Sends a Message to Ahab
Elijah: The Tishbite
Elijah: The Tishbite, a Gileadite and Prophet, Called Elias in the King James Version of the Nt: Piety of
Escapes to the Wilderness from the Fierceness of Jezebel
Escapes to the Wilderness, where he is Miraculously Fed by Ravens
Irony: Elijah to the Priests of Baal
Meets Ahab and Directs Him to Assemble the Prophets of Baal
Sarcasm: Elijah to the Priests of Baal
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