9 There, Elijah said to Elisha, "Tell me what you want me to do for you before I am taken away." 1 "Let me receive the share of your power that will make me your successor," Elisha answered.

References for 2 Kings 2:9

    • 3 2:9 - 2.9 Dt 21.17.
    • a 2:9 - the share . . . successor: [Elisha asked for the share that the first-born son inherited by law from his father (see Dt 21.17).]