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2 Kings 5:5

Overview - 2 Kings 5
Naaman, by the report of a captive maid, is sent to Samaria to be cured of his leprosy.
Elisha, sending him to Jordan cures him.
15 He refusing Naaman's gifts grants him some of the earth.
20 Gehazi, abusing his master's name unto Naaman, is smitten with leprosy.
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2 Kings 5:5  (King James Version)
And the king of Syria said, Go to, go, and I will send a letter unto the king of Israel. And he departed, and took with him ten talents of silver, and six thousand pieces of gold, and ten changes of raiment.
 


Go to, go
Genesis 11:3 Genesis 11:7 ; Ecclesiastes 2:1 ; Isaiah 5:5 ; James 4:13 ; 5:1

and took
2 Kings 8:8 2 Kings 8:9 Numbers 22:7 Numbers 22:17 Numbers 22:18 ; 24:11-13 1 Samuel 9:8 ; 1 Kings 13:7 ; 22:3
Acts 8:18-20

with him
Hebrew in his hand. ten talents of silver.
This, at 353
11s. 10d. the talent, would amount to 3,535. 18s
9d.

six thousand
If shekels are meant, as the Arabic reads, then this, at 1. 16s
5d. each, will amount to 10,925.; and the whole to
14,464 18s. 9d.: besides the value of the ten changes of
raiment.* ten changes.
Ge 45:22 Jud 14:12 Jas 5:2,3
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