|Overview - 2 Kings 13|
|1||Jehoahaz's wicked reign.|
|3||Jehoahaz, oppressed by Hazael, is relieved by prayer.|
|8||Joash succeeds him.|
|10||His wicked reign.|
|12||Jeroboam succeeds him.|
|14||Elisha dying, prophesies to Joash three victories over the Syrians.|
|20||The Moabites invading the land, Elisha's bones raise a dead man.|
|22||Joash gets three victories over Ben-hadad.|
2 Kings 13:5 (King James Version)
(And the LORD gave Israel a saviour, so that they went out from under the hand of the Syrians: and the children of Israel dwelt in their tents, as beforetime.
- a saviour
- This saviour was undoubtedly Joash, whose successful wars are subsequently detailed. Houbigant recommends to read the seventh verse after the fourth.
- 25 ; 2 Kings 14:25 2 Kings 14:27 Nehemiah 9:27 ; Isaiah 19:20 ; Obadiah 1:21 ; Luke 2:11
- Hebrew yesterday and third day.
- Exodus 4:10 ; Deuteronomy 19:4 ; 1 Samuel 19:7 ; 1 Chronicles 11:2