2 Kings 7:2 NLT

2 The officer assisting the king said to the man of God, “That couldn’t happen even if the LORD opened the windows of heaven!” But Elisha replied, “You will see it happen with your own eyes, but you won’t be able to eat any of it!”

Study tools for 2 Kings 7:2

  • a 7:1 - Hebrew 1 seah [7.3 liters] of choice flour will cost 1 shekel [0.4 ounces or 11 grams]; also in 7:16, 18 .
  • b 7:1 - Hebrew 2 seahs [14.6 liters] of barley grain will cost 1 shekel [0.4 ounces or 11 grams]; also in 7:16, 18 .
  • c 7:3 - Or with a contagious skin disease. The Hebrew word used here and throughout this passage can describe various skin diseases.
  • d 7:6 - Possibly and the people of Muzur, a district near Cilicia.