New International Version
He said to his servant Gehazi, "Call the Shunammite." So he called her, and she stood before him.
King James Bible
And he said to Gehazi his servant, Call this Shunammite. And when he had called her, she stood before him.
Darby Bible Translation
And he said to Gehazi his servant, Call this Shunammite. And he called her, and she stood before him.
World English Bible
He said to Gehazi his servant, "Call this Shunammite." When he had called her, she stood before him.
Young's Literal Translation
and he saith unto Gehazi his young man, 'Call for this Shunammite;' and he calleth for her, and she standeth before him.
2 Kings 4:12 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Gehazi his servant - This is the first time we hear of this very indifferent character.
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LibraryWhen the Oil Flows
'And it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said unto her son, Bring me yet a vessel. And he said unto her, There is not a vessel more. And the oil stayed.'--2 KINGS iv. 6. The series of miracles ascribed to Elisha are very unlike most of the wonderful works of even the Old Testament, and still more unlike those of the New. For about a great many of them there seems to have been no special purpose, either doctrinal or otherwise, but simply the relief of trivial and transient distresses. …
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That the Grace of Devotion is Acquired by Humility and Self-Denial
2 Kings 4:11
One day when Elisha came, he went up to his room and lay down there.
2 Kings 4:13
Elisha said to him, "Tell her, 'You have gone to all this trouble for us. Now what can be done for you? Can we speak on your behalf to the king or the commander of the army?'" She replied, "I have a home among my own people."
2 Kings 4:29
Elisha said to Gehazi, "Tuck your cloak into your belt, take my staff in your hand and run. Don't greet anyone you meet, and if anyone greets you, do not answer. Lay my staff on the boy's face."
2 Kings 5:20
Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said to himself, "My master was too easy on Naaman, this Aramean, by not accepting from him what he brought. As surely as the LORD lives, I will run after him and get something from him."
2 Kings 8:4
The king was talking to Gehazi, the servant of the man of God, and had said, "Tell me about all the great things Elisha has done."
2 Kings 8:5
Just as Gehazi was telling the king how Elisha had restored the dead to life, the woman whose son Elisha had brought back to life came to appeal to the king for her house and land. Gehazi said, "This is the woman, my lord the king, and this is her son whom Elisha restored to life."
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