- January 08, 2020
- Ned Erickson
There is this great passage in I Kings when Elijah draws a line in the sand for the people of Israel and basically says. “Listen. You can’t follow God when it is convenient for you and then some other god when it is more convenient for you. It don’t work that way. You follow one or you follow the other.”
I’m quoting from the NDRV (Ned’s Drastically Revised Version). You can read the actual version in I Kings 18 if you want.
Elijah challenges the other prophets (like 850 of them) to a contest to see...