2 Kings 2:21

“And he went forth unto the spring of the waters, and cast the salt in there, and said, Thus saith the LORD, I have healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death or barren land.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he went forth vnto the spring of the waters, and cast the salt in there, and said, Thus saith the Lord, I haue healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death, or barren land.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He went out to the spring of water and threw salt in it and said, "Thus says the LORD, 'I have purified these waters; there shall not be from there death or unfruitfulness any longer.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he went forth unto the spring of the waters, and cast salt therein, and said, Thus saith Jehovah, I have healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death or miscarrying.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then he went out to the spring from which the water came, and put salt in it, and said, The Lord says, Now I have made this water sweet; no longer will it be death-giving or unfertile.
- Basic English Bible

And he went forth to the source of the waters, and cast the salt in there, and said, Thus saith Jehovah: I have healed these waters: there shall not be from thence any more death or barrenness.
- Darby Bible

And he went forth to the spring of the waters, and cast the salt in there, and said, Thus saith the LORD, I have healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death or barren land.
- Webster's Bible

He went out to the spring of the waters, and threw salt into it, and said, "Thus says Yahweh, 'I have healed these waters. There shall not be from there any more death or miscarrying.'"
- World English Bible

and he goeth out unto the source of the waters, and casteth there salt, and saith, `Thus said Jehovah, I have given healing to these waters; there is not thence any more death and sterility.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he went forth unto the spring of the waters, and cast salt therein, and said: 'Thus saith the LORD: I have healed these waters; there shall not be from thence any more death or miscarrying.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 2:21


2:21 Death - Hurt, or danger, to man or beast, by drinking of it.


Discussion for 2 Kings 2:21

  • Grace Ameh for verse 21
    I love this part of the bible. Expecially how the miracle happened, from the source went forth the healing of the waters. I love the way God works.
  • Babila elvis for verse 21
    2 Kings 2:21. I personally love this particular verse of the bible that inspire me so much

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