And he said: Go up, and say to Achab: Prepare thy chariot, and go down, lest the rain prevent thee.
So Achab slept with his fathers; and Ochozias, his son, reigned in his stead.
For which crime Elias denounceth to Achab the judgments of God: upon his humbling himself the sentence is mitigated.
And when Achab was dead, he broke the league which he had made with the king of Israel.
And Elias said to Achab: Go up, eat and drink: for there is a sound of abundance of rain.
Now Josaphat was rich and very glorious, and was joined by affinity to Achab.
Abdias therefore went to meet Achab, and told him: and Achab came to meet Elias.
He also walked in the ways of the house of Achab: for his mother pushed him on to do wickedly.
Achab sent to all the children of Israel, and gathered together the prophets unto mount Carmel.
Achab believing his false prophets, rather than Micheas, is slain in Ramoth Galaad.