2 Kings 6:1

“And the sons of the prophets said unto Elisha, Behold now, the place where we dwell with thee is too strait for us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the sonnes of the Prophets saide vnto Elisha, Beholde now, the place where wee dwell with thee, is too strait for vs:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "Behold now, the place before you where we are living is too limited for us.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the sons of the prophets said unto Elisha, Behold now, the place where we dwell before thee is too strait for us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, There is not room enough for us in the place where we are living under your care;
- Basic English Bible

And the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, Behold now, the place where we dwell before thee is too strait for us.
- Darby Bible

And the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, Behold now, the place where we dwell with thee is too narrow for us.
- Webster's Bible

The sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "See now, the place where we dwell before you is too small for us.
- World English Bible

And sons of the prophet say unto Elisha, `Lo, we pray thee, the place where we are dwelling before thee is too strait for us;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the sons of the prophets said unto Elisha: 'Behold now, the place where we dwell before thee is too strait for us.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 2 Kings 6

  • Peter A. Okebukola
    God is working wonders through Elisha. He truly has double portion of his master's (Elijah) spirit.
  • Skha
    This is a powerful chapter that reveals God as our present help in times of need and ever present in our journey of life. David says the Lord sets a table for him before his enemies. This chapter illustrates victory for those who call upon the Lord against their enemies. Powerful chapter and how so perfect the bible goes in harmony from Genesis to Revelation.
  • Etim Okon Akadu
    2-KINGS CHAPTER 6 remains an extraordinary passage of the manifestation of Omnipresence in our faith .And that devine presence envelopes the entire universe at any given point in time and space .
  • Brother Stephens
    That was agreat wonderful chapter on the power of Faith, trust,holy spirit in all Trusting in the LORD.
  • Prophet John for verse 27
    Without divine breaking point from the Lord God, there is no breakthrough.....Genesis 38:28
  • P.stephen
    i wanna preach about 6:16 verse can u suggest bible verses which r support to my selected verse

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