New International Version
I will send fire on the house of Hazael that will consume the fortresses of Ben-Hadad.
King James Bible
But I will send a fire into the house of Hazael, which shall devour the palaces of Benhadad.
Darby Bible Translation
And I will send a fire into the house of Hazael, and it shall devour the palaces of Ben-Hadad.
World English Bible
but I will send a fire into the house of Hazael, and it will devour the palaces of Ben Hadad.
Young's Literal Translation
And I have sent a fire against the house of Hazael, And it hath consumed the palaces of Ben-Hadad.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Ben-hadad - He was son and successor of Hazael. See the cruelties which they exercised upon the Israelites, 2 Kings 10:32; 2 Kings 13:7, etc., and see especially 2 Kings 8:12, where these cruelties are predicted. The fire threatened here is the war so successfully carried on against the Syrians by Jeroboam II., in which he took Damascus and Hamath, and reconquered all the ancient possessions of Israel. See 2 Kings 14:25, 2 Kings 14:26, 2 Kings 14:28.
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PRELIMINARY REMARKS. The position which has been assigned to Joel in the collection of the Minor Prophets, furnishes an external argument for the determination of the time at which Joel wrote. There cannot be any doubt that the Collectors were guided by a consideration of the chronology. The circumstance, that they placed the prophecies of Joel just between the two prophets who, according to the inscriptions and contents of their prophecies, belonged to the time of Jeroboam and Uzziah, is …
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1 Kings 20:1
Now Ben-Hadad king of Aram mustered his entire army. Accompanied by thirty-two kings with their horses and chariots, he went up and besieged Samaria and attacked it.
2 Kings 6:24
Some time later, Ben-Hadad king of Aram mobilized his entire army and marched up and laid siege to Samaria.
Then they will know that I am the LORD, when I set fire to Egypt and all her helpers are crushed.
I will send fire on Magog and on those who live in safety in the coastlands, and they will know that I am the LORD.
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