2 Kings 6:1-7 NAS

The Axe Head Recovered

1 Now 1the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "Behold now, the place before you where * we are living is too limited for us.

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2 "Please let us go to the Jordan and each of us take from there a beam, and let us make a place there for ourselves where we may live." So he said, "Go."
3 Then one said, "Please be willing to go with your servants." And he aanswered, "I shall go."

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    •  6:3 - Lit "said"
      4 So he went with them; and when they came to the Jordan, they cut down trees.
      5 But as one was felling a beam, bthe axe head fell into the water; and he cried out and said, "Alas, my master! For it was borrowed."

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        • ž 6:5 - Lit "as for the iron, it fell"
          6 Then the man of God said, "Where did it fall?" And when he showed him the place, 2he cut off a stick and threw it in there, and made the iron float.

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          7 He said, "Take it up for yourself." So he put out his hand and took it.