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2 Kings 5:16 NLT

16 But Elisha replied, “As surely as the LORD lives, whom I serve, I will not accept any gifts.” And though Naaman urged him to take the gift, Elisha refused.

Study tools for 2 Kings 5:16

  • a 5:1 - Or from a contagious skin disease. The Hebrew word used here and throughout this passage can describe various skin diseases.
  • b 5:5 - Hebrew 10 talents [340 kilograms] of silver, 6,000 [shekels] [68 kilograms] of gold.
  • c 5:13 - Hebrew My father.
  • d 5:22 - Hebrew 1 talent [34 kilograms].
  • e 5:23 - Hebrew take 2 talents [150 pounds or 68 kilograms].
  • f 5:24 - Hebrew the Ophel.