2 Kings 4:14

“And he said, What then is to bee done for her? And Gehazi answered, Uerily she hath no child, and her husband is old.”

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Other Translations

And he said, What then [is] to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no child, and her husband is old.
- King James Version

So he said, "What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, "Truly she has no son and her husband is old.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no son, and her husband is old.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi made answer, Still there is this, she has no son and her husband is old.
- Basic English Bible

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi said, Verily, she has no son, and her husband is old.
- Darby Bible

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no child, and her husband is old.
- Webster's Bible

He said, "What then is to be done for her?" Gehazi answered, "Most certainly she has no son, and her husband is old."
- World English Bible

And he saith, `And what -- to do for her?' and Gehazi saith, `Verily she hath no son, and her husband [is] aged.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said: 'What then is to be done for her?' And Gehazi answered: 'Verily she hath no son, and her husband is old.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 4:14


4:14 He said - Hast thou observed any thing which she wants or desires? For the prophet kept himself much in his chamber, whilst Gehazi went more freely about the house, as his occasions led him.


Discussion for 2 Kings 4

  • Elder Mary Green
    When you operate in your gift others around you will reap the benefits. Notice, the prophet spent time studying the Word of God. He had a relationship with God. It was a direct line to hear what God had to say and execute.
  • Gift E
    he shunamite woman positive confession of faith brought he needed miracle of life o her dead child. Men of God are meant o be problem solvers like Elisha. His life brought joy to the widow the indebted husband, joy to the barren and joy to the sons of the prophet by taking death from the pot. Always put your faith in God and you will never be disappointed
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    God is manifesting Himself through Elisha who has received double portion of his master Elijah's anointing.
  • God is faithful to give us not only the desires of the heart but also supplies o
    I love this lesson because once had no children and I told the lord I wanted children like all my friends and the prophet told me I would be the mother of many children. They told me I would have a son and it would not be long from now. They said soon will go to the doctor and he might just tell you that you are pregnant right now. I went to the doctor and he confirmed I was indeed pregnant.
  • SAINT
    CommentThe woman exercised faith by runing to the prophet and answering him that all was well while it was not so. and Gpd raised her son acording to her pronoucement. God of Elija is great.
  • Kirianki
    We should be faithful before the lord always

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