##### —– II KINGS 2:9-13
ELIJA and ELISHA PARTING
2:9 And it came to pass, when they were gone over, that Elijah said unto Elisha, Ask what I shall do for thee, before I be taken away from thee. And Elisha said, I pray thee, let a double portion of thy spirit be upon me.
10 And he said, Thou hast asked a hard thing: nevertheless, if thou see me when I am taken from thee, it shall be so unto thee; but if not, it shall not be so.
11 And it came to pass, as they still went on, and talked, that, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire, and horses of fire, and parted them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven.
12 And Elisha saw it, and he cried, My father, my father, the chariot of Israel, and the horsemen thereof. And he saw him no more: and he took hold of his own clothes, and rent them in two pieces.
13 He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of Jordan;
I CHRONICLES 11:18
18 And the three brake through the host of the Philistines, and drew water out of the well of Bethlehem, that was by the gate, and took it, and brought it to David: but David would not drink of it, but poured it out to ~ YAHWEH ~,
##———- EZRA 1:2
2 Thus saith Cyrus king of Persia, ~YAHWEH~ Elohim GOD of Heaven hath given me all the kingdoms of the earth; and he hath charged me to build HIM an house at Jerusalem, which is in Judah.
And now for a little space GRACE hath Been shewed from ~ YAHWEH ~ Our Elohim, to leave us a remnant to escape, And to give us a NAIL in HIS HOLY place, that our GOD may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
So they read in the Book in the law of GOD distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.
Now in Shushan the palace there was a certain Jew, whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of KISH, a Benjamite;
Naked came I out of my mothers womb, and Naked shall I return ~ YAHWEH ~ giveth and ~ YAHWEH ~ taketh away, Blessed is the Name of ~ YAHWEH ~
For I know that my redeemer liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth:
26 And though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God:
27 Whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another; though my reins be consumed within me.