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Did Elisha Graves Otis have siblings?

Sister: Filey Otis Harris (b. 1799, d. 1850)   Sister: Laura Otis Carpenter (b. 1800, d. 1850)   Brother: Chandler Otis (b. 1803, d. 1854)   Brother: Samuel Alleyn (MORE)

What did Elisha do?

A:The Second book of Kings describes Elisha as the disciple and successor to Elijah. It was in the gift of Elijah to grant his supernatural powers to his companion and protege (MORE)

What does the name 'Elisha' mean?

Gender: Masculine Usage: Biblical, Biblical Hebrew Other Scripts: אֱלִישַׁע (Ancient Hebrew) Pronounced: i-LIE-shə (English), ee-LIE-shə (English) [key]From the He (MORE)

Were Elijah and Elisha related?

A: In spite of the similarities in their names, there is nothing in the Bible to suggest that Elijah and Elisha were related. 'Elijah' is a simple compound of two Hebrew words (MORE)

Why did Elisha die and not Elijah?

It was stated:  This is an unanswerable question, since nowhere in the record of both prophets are we told this, nor is it even hinted at. Elisha performed miracles, some of (MORE)

Who was Elisha?

Another answer from our community:   Elisha was the disciple of Elijah chosen by God. When Elijah  ascended to heaven Elisha took on his place as the main Prophet to  Is (MORE)

What is the story of Elisha?

A:The Second book of Kings describes Elisha as the disciple and successor to Elijah. The succession takes place when Elijah, alone among the prophets, was honoured by being ta (MORE)