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    Title: Elijah Ascends to Heaven in a Chariot of Fire

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    God has decided to bring Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind. ... Elisha asks Elijah for a double-share of his spirit. Elijah says this is tough, but if Elisha can see him going up to heaven, he'll receive the double-share. The whirlwind comes down and a chariot of fire with horses of fire appears and carries him to heaven.
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