Elijah: Fasts for Forty Days
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The Physical Tendencies of Fasting and Feeding Considered the ...
... [1042] For Elijah withal had ... a famine, [1043] already sufficiently devoted himself
to fasts: "The Lord ... angel, he too himself, in a space of forty days and nights ...
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Why it is Called Quadragesima, when the Fast is Only Kept for ...
... the tithes of the year are offered by fasts for thirty ... viz., that it is said that
Moses and Elijah and our Lord Jesus Christ Himself fasted for forty days. ...
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The Temptation of Christ
... All these fasts were miraculous; and therefore, though we are ... our blessed Lord all
the whole forty days, when he ... had done this kind office for Elijah long ago ...
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The Disagreement in Asia.
... The fasts of Moses, of Elijah, and of ... extended itself in many quarters to cover a
number of weeks, and in the time of Eusebius the forty days' fast had ...
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Upon Our Lord's SermonOn the Mount
... So Moses, Elijah, and our blessed Lord, being endued ... without intermission, "forty
days and forty nights." But ... they had also their half-fasts (Semijejunia, as ...
/.../wesley/sermons on several occasions/sermon 27 upon our lords.htm

On Feast Days and Fast Days.
... and to fast after that relaxation: for both Moses and Elijah fasted forty days,
and Daniel ... and rejoice: for he will be guilty of sin who fasts on the ...
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Letter xxxvi. (AD 396. )
... if it were wholly unlawful, neither Moses nor Elijah, nor our ... which he may surpass
the Pharisee, who fasts but twice ... as may be to the fast of forty days, as we ...
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On the Formation of the Character of Believers, and on Giving of ...
... wilderness, did afterward fast forty days and forty nights. ... But let not your fasts
be with the hypocrites ... in Gibeon and in Jerusalem: [3511] of Elijah in Mount ...
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Epistle Lxiii. Limenius, Bishop of Vercellæ, Having Died, the See ...
... in her widowhood had served God with fasts and prayers ... 3754] Ahab threatened, Jezebel
threatened, Elijah was afraid ... of that spiritual meat forty days and forty ...
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The Duty of Self-Denial.
... like this, when we have entered upon the forty days of Lent ... Elijah, how unlike is
he to one who had a temporal ... lest he should not be temperate; he fasts lest he ...
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1 Kings 19:8
And he arose, and did eat and drink, and went in the strength of that meat forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.
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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

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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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