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2 Kings 13:16 NIV

16 “Take the bow in your hands,” he said to the king of Israel. When he had taken it, Elisha put his hands on the king’s hands.

Study tools for 2 Kings 13:16

  • a 13:6 - That is, a wooden symbol of the goddess Asherah; here and elsewhere in 2 Kings
  • b 13:9 - Hebrew "Joash," a variant of "Jehoash" ; also in verses 12-14 and 25