|Overview - 2 Kings 6|
|1||Elisha, giving leave to the young prophets to enlarge their dwellings, causes iron to swim.|
|8||He discloses the king of Syria's counsel.|
|13||The army which was sent to Dothan to apprehend Elisha, is smitten with blindness.|
|19||Being brought into Samaria, they are dismissed in peace.|
|24||The famine in Samaria causes women to eat their own children.|
|30||The king sends to slay Elisha.|
2 Kings 6:13 (King James Version)
And he said, Go and spy where he is, that I may send and fetch him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.
- spy where
- 1 Samuel 23:22 1 Samuel 23:23 ; Psalms 10:8-10 ; Psalms 37:12-14 Psalms 37:32 Psalms 37:33 Jeremiah 36:26 ; Matthew 2:4-8
- John 11:47-53 ; Acts 23:12-27
- This is supposed to be the same place where Joseph was sold by his brethren; and it is placed by Eusebius 12 miles north of Samaria.
- Genesis 37:17