2 Kings 6:27

“And he said, If the LORD do not help thee, whence shall I help thee? out of the barnfloor, or out of the winepress?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he said, If the Lord do not helpe thee, whence shall I helpe thee? out of the barne floore, or out of the wine presse?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He said, "If the LORD does not help you, from where shall I help you? From the threshing floor, or from the wine press?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said, If Jehovah do not help thee, whence shall I help thee? out of the threshing-floor, or out of the winepress?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said, If the Lord does not give you help, where am I to get help for you? from the grain-floor or the grape-crusher?
- Basic English Bible

And he said, If Jehovah do not help thee, whence should I help thee? Out of the threshing-floor, or out of the winepress?
- Darby Bible

And he said, If the LORD doth not help thee, whence shall I help thee? out of the barn-floor, or out of the wine-press?
- Webster's Bible

He said, "If Yahweh doesn't help you, from where could I help you? From of the threshing floor, or from the winepress?"
- World English Bible

And he saith, `Jehovah doth not save thee -- whence do I save thee? out of the threshing-floor, or out of the wine-vat?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said: 'If the LORD do not help thee, whence shall I help thee? out of the threshingfloor, or out of the winepress?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 6:27


6:27 Whence shall I help thee - Dost thou ask of me corn or wine, which I want for myself? If God does not, I cannot help thee. Creatures are helpless things without God. Every creature is all that, and only that which God makes it to be.


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