2 Kings 4:11

“And it fell on a day, that he came thither, and he turned into the chamber, and lay there.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Kings 4:11

And it fell on a day that hee came thither, and hee turned into the chamber, and lay there.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

One day he came there and turned in to the upper chamber and rested.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it fell on a day, that he came thither, and he turned into the chamber and lay there.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now one day, when he had gone there, he went into the little room and took his rest there.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass on a day, that he came thither, and he turned into the upper chamber, and lay there.
- Darby Bible

And it fell on a day, that he came thither, and he turned into the chamber, and lay there.
- Webster's Bible

One day he came there, and he turned into the room and lay there.
- World English Bible

And the day cometh, that he cometh in thither, and turneth aside unto the upper chamber, and lieth there,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it fell on a day, that he came thither, and he turned into the upper chamber and lay there.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Kings 4:11

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 4:11


4:9 This is - A prophet, and that of eminent holiness: by our kindness to whom, we shall procure a blessing to ourselves.

4:10 On the wall - That he may be free from the noise of family business, and enjoy that privacy, which, I perceive, he desireth for his prayers and meditations. A bed, &c. - He will not be troublesome or chargeable to us: he cares not for rich furniture or costly entertainment, and is content with bare necessaries.

4:12 She stood - The relation seems to be a little perplexed, but may be thus conceived. It is in this verse recorded in the general, that the prophet sent Gehazi to call her, and that she came to him upon that call: then follows a particular description of the whole business, with all the circumstances, first, of the message with which Gehazi was sent when he went to call her, and of her answer to that message, ver.#13|, and of Gehazi's conjecture thereupon, ver.#14|, and then of her coming to the prophet at his call: which is there repeated to make way for the following passages.

4:13 I dwell - I live among my kindred and friends; nor have I any cause to seek relief from higher powers.


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