Elijah’s Cave

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Located on the northeast side of the mount, this small cave represents the Biblical prophet Elijah who took shelter in a cave after fleeing into the wilderness to save his life.  Child place an engraved stone reading “He who reads me in ashes is my son in wishes” near the cave to indicate that his ideas portrayed in Gilgal Garden would live on after his death.

      Elijah’s Cave

512  Hortense Child’s audio interpretation of the Elijah’s Cave sculpture