Contributed by Chris Swanson on Apr 7, 2020
One of two men that did not die, Enoch walked with God and was taken so he did not see death, Elijah was taken in a whirlwind. In the preceding chapter, Elijah has a contest with evil prophets.
Jezebel, wife of Ahab and one of the evilest women in the Bible, was angered due to the death of her prophets, since they revealed to her all that she wanted to hear, forecasting her future might and grandeur. Elijah was a steady thorn to Jezebel since he was foreseeing misery and