2 Kings 20:1-11 KJV

1 In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death . And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order ; for thou shalt die , and not live .
2 Then he turned his face to the wall, and prayed unto the LORD, saying ,
3 I beseech thee, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept * sore.a

References for 2 Kings 20:3

    • Ñ 20:3 - sore: Heb. with a great weeping
      4 And it came to pass, afore Isaiah was gone out into the middle court * ,b that the word of the LORD came to him, saying ,

      References for 2 Kings 20:4

        • Ò 20:4 - court: or, city
          5 Turn again , and tell Hezekiah the captain of my people, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will heal thee: on the third day thou shalt go up unto the house of the LORD.
          6 And I will add unto thy days fifteen * years; and I will deliver thee and this city out of the hand of the king of Assyria; and I will defend this city for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
          7 And Isaiah said , Take a lump of figs. And they took and laid it on the boil, and he recovered .
          8 And Hezekiah said unto Isaiah, What shall be the sign that the LORD will heal me, and that I shall go up into the house of the LORD the third day?
          9 And Isaiah said , This sign shalt thou have of the LORD, that the LORD will do the thing that he hath spoken : shall the shadow go forward ten degrees, or go back ten degrees?
          10 And Hezekiah answered , It is a light thing for the shadow to go down ten degrees: nay, but let the shadow return backward ten degrees.
          11 And Isaiah the prophet cried unto the LORD: and he brought the shadow ten degrees backward, by which it had gone down in the dialc of Ahaz.

          References for 2 Kings 20:11

            • Ó 20:11 - dial: Heb. degrees