2 Kings 4:18

“ And when the child was growen, it fell on a day that hee went out to his father, to the reapers.”

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Other Translations

And when the child was grown, it fell on a day, that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- King James Version

When the child was grown, the day came that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when the child was grown, it fell on a day, that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now one day, when the child was older, he went out to his father to where the grain was being cut.
- Basic English Bible

And the child grew, and it came to pass one day, that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- Darby Bible

And when the child was grown, it happened on a day, that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- Webster's Bible

When the child was grown, it happened one day that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- World English Bible

And the lad groweth, and the day cometh that he goeth out unto his father, unto the reapers,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And when the child was grown, it fell on a day, that he went out to his father to the reapers.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 2 Kings 4

  • AG Samuel
    Our LORD is very steadfast in His character and doings that in every thing He does, Life is certain! Only for a little season debt reigned in the son of the prophets's family; only for a little while did the food in the pot remain bitter; only for a few hours did the Shunamite's son remain dead. The moment the power of God becomes active via faith in us as was seen in Elijah's, everything bows!
  • Bernard
    Why did he called him
  • Anne
    The woman in this chapter took care of the prophet of God and received a prophet's reward.
    She was blessed abundantly.
  • Tony Searight
    TOPIC: Is Your Family Alive And Well? 2King 4:24-27 24Then she saddled an **, and said to her servant, Drive, and go forward slack not thy riding for me, except I bid thee. 25 So she went and came unto the man of God to mount Carmel. And it came to pass, when the man of God saw her afar off, that he said to Gehazi his servant, Behold, yonder is that Shunammite: 26 Run now, I pray thee, to meet her, and say unto her, Is it well with thee? is it well with thy husband? is it well with the child? And she answered, It is well. 27 And when she came to the man of God to the hill, she caught him by the feet: but Gehazi came near to thrust her away. And the man of God said, Let her alone for her soul is vexed within her: and the LORD hath hid it from me, and hath not told me.
  • Pastor Dave for verse 3
    It 's simply saying that we should enlarge or expound our coasts or horizons
  • Joseph
    God gives hope,streight,power when there is none

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