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2 Kings 20:1 NLT

1 About that time Hezekiah became deathly ill, and the prophet Isaiah son of Amoz went to visit him. He gave the king this message: “This is what the LORD says: Set your affairs in order, for you are going to die. You will not recover from this illness.”

Study tools for 2 Kings 20:1

  • a 20:4 - As in Greek version and an alternate reading in the Masoretic Text; the other alternate reads the middle of the city.
  • b 20:9 - Or The shadow on the sundial has gone forward ten steps; do you want it to go backward ten steps?
  • c 20:11 - Hebrew the steps.
  • d 20:12 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts and Greek and Syriac versions (see also Isa 39:1 ); Masoretic Text reads Berodach-baladan.
  • e 20:20 - Hebrew watercourse.