Bible: 2 Kings 1:9-12

1:9 The king 1  sent a captain and his fifty soldiers 2  to retrieve Elijah. 3  The captain 4  went up to him, while he was sitting on the top of a hill. 5  He told him, “Prophet, 6  the king says, ‘Come down!’ 1:10 Elijah replied to the captain, 7 If I am indeed a prophet, may fire come down from the sky and consume you and your fifty soldiers!” Fire then came down 8  from the sky and consumed him and his fifty soldiers.

1:11 The king 9  sent another captain and his fifty soldiers to retrieve Elijah. He went up and told him, 10 Prophet, this is what the king says, ‘Come down at once!’ 11  1:12 Elijah replied to them, 12  “If I am indeed a prophet, may fire come down from the sky and consume you and your fifty soldiers!” Fire from God 13  came down from the sky and consumed him and his fifty soldiers.

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