Enoch & Elijah: Why Didn’t They Die?

Mar 19, 2020
Enoch and Elijah

It’s odd when we first read in the Bible that Enoch and Elijah didn’t die but were instead “taken up.” While little explanation given, we’re left wondering what the significance of these two instances is and what, if anything, do they mean for us? As it turns out, quite a lot.

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