Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)Chapter 17
17:1 And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but according to my word.
17:9 Arise, get thee to Zarephath, which belongeth to Zidon, and dwell there: behold, I have commanded a widow woman there to sustain thee.
Heb. "Elijahu," Luke 1:17; 4:25 called Elias.
It was a small thing for a man whose life was passed in Jehovah's presence to stand before Ahab.
called Sarepta, Obadiah 1:20; Luke 4:26.