2 Kings 4:44

“So he set it before them, and they did eate, and left thereof, according to the word of the Lord.”

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Other Translations

So he set [it] before them, and they did eat, and left [thereof], according to the word of the LORD.
- King James Version

So he set {it} before them, and they ate and had {some} left over, according to the word of the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So he set it before them, and they did eat, and left thereof, according to the word of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So he put it before them, and they had a meal and there was more than enough, as the Lord had said.
- Basic English Bible

And he set [it] before them, and they ate and left [thereof], according to the word of Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

So he set it before them, and they ate, and left of it, according to the word of the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

So he set it before them, and they ate, and left some of it, according to the word of Yahweh.
- World English Bible

and he giveth before them, and they eat and leave, according to the word of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So he set it before them, and they did eat, and left thereof, according to the word of the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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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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