2 Kings 6:24

“And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his hoste, and went vp, and besieged Samaria.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now it came about after this, that Ben-hadad king of Aram gathered all his army and went up and besieged Samaria.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now after this, Ben-hadad, king of Aram, got together all his army and went up to make an attack on Samaria, shutting the town in on all sides with his forces.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass after this that Ben-Hadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up and besieged Samaria.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass after this, that Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up, and besieged Samaria.
- Webster's Bible

It happened after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up and besieged Samaria.
- World English Bible

And it cometh to pass afterwards, that Ben-Hadad king of Aram gathereth all his camp, and goeth up, and layeth siege to Samaria,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it came to pass after this, that Ben-hadad king of Aram gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 6:24


6:24 Ben - hadad - He whom Ahab wickedly spared, now comes to requite his kindness, and to fulfil that Divine prediction. Ben - hadad was a name very frequent among the kings of Syria, if not common to them all.


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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