Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But I tell you of a truth, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elias, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, when great famine was throughout all the land;
In that same hour he rejoiced in the Holy Spirit, and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou didst hide these things from the wise and understanding, and didst reveal them unto babes: yea, Father; for so it was well-pleasing in thy sight.
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith Jehovah.
Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with mine own? or is thine eye evil, because I am good?
Now the woman was a Greek, a Syrophoenician by race. And she besought him that he would cast forth the demon out of her daughter.
For he saith to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion.
making known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he purposed in him
1 Kings 17:1
And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the sojourners of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As Jehovah, the God of Israel, liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but according to my word.
And he did not many mighty works there because of their unbelief.