Armenian Church pays tribute to Prophet Elisha

The Armenian Apostolic Church on Thursday, July 9, commemorates Prophet Elisha, reports.

Prophet Elisha lived in the IX century B.C. He was the disciple of the Prophet Elisha. 13 wonders are ascribed to Elisha the Prophet and about those wonders it is told in the first and second books of the Holy Bible. 

Prophet Elisha continued to work wonders even after his death. It is told in the Old Testament that a year after the prophet’s death the corpse of a dead man was thrown into Elisha’s tomb. As soon as the body came into contact with Elisha’s bones the man came back to life and stood up.