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1 Kings 18:41-46 Psalm 65:10, 11, 12-13 Matthew 5:20-26
The first reading tells us about the end of a long drought in the northern Kingdom of Israel. Elijah knows the rain is coming and tells King Ahab to eat and drink, for the famine and drought are over.
Elijah himself climbs Mount Carmel to wait for t…