Bible: 2 Kings 1:10-15
1:11 The king 3 sent another captain and his fifty soldiers to retrieve Elijah. He went up and told him, 4 “Prophet, this is what the king says, ‘Come down at once!’” 5 1:12 Elijah replied to them, 6 “If I am indeed a prophet, may fire come down from the sky and consume you and your fifty soldiers!” Fire from God 7 came down from the sky and consumed him and his fifty soldiers.
1:13 The king 8 sent a third captain and his fifty soldiers. This third captain went up and fell 9 on his knees before Elijah. He begged for mercy, “Prophet, please have respect for my life and for the lives of these fifty servants of yours. 1:14 Indeed, 10 fire came down from the sky and consumed the two captains who came before me, along with their men. 11 So now, please have respect for my life.” 1:15 The