Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Oct 20, 2021
Elisha had proven himself faithful in being Elijah’s disciple. He was now ready for a new ministry, an expanded ministry, an anointed ministry.
2 KINGS 2: 8-14
TAKING UP THE MANTLE
[2 Kings 2:1-7]
Elijah has been called the grandest character that Israel ever produced. [Robert Young, Analytical Concordance to the Bible, New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1936, p 295.] But like all of us he needed a friend. Elisha had been Elijah’s servant,