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2 Kings 13:20-25

RSV 20 So Eli'sha died, and they buried him. Now bands of Moabites used to invade the land in the spring of the year. NIV 20 Elisha died and was buried. Now Moabite raiders used to enter the country every spring. RSV 21 And as a man was being buried, lo, a marauding band was seen and the man was cast into the grave of Eli'sha; and as soon as the man touched the bones of Eli'sha, he revived, and stood on his feet. NIV 21 Once while some Israelites were burying a man, suddenly they saw a band of raiders; so they threw the man's body into Elisha's tomb. When the body touched Elisha's bones, the man came to life and stood up on his feet. RSV 22 Now Haz'ael king of Syria oppressed Israel all the days of Jeho'ahaz. NIV 22 Hazael king of Aram oppressed Israel throughout the reign of Jehoahaz. RSV 23 But the LORD was gracious to them and had compassion on them, and he turned toward them, because of his covenant with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and would not destroy them; nor has he cast them from his presence until now. NIV 23 But the LORD was gracious to them and had compassion and showed concern for them because of his covenant with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. To this day he has been unwilling to destroy them or banish them from his presence. RSV 24 When Haz'ael king of Syria died, Ben-ha'dad his son became king in his stead. NIV 24 Hazael king of Aram died, and Ben-Hadad his son succeeded him as king. RSV 25 Then Jeho'ash the son of Jeho'ahaz took again from Ben-ha'dad the son of Haz'ael the cities which he had taken from Jeho'ahaz his father in war. Three times Jo'ash defeated him and recovered the cities of Israel. NIV 25 Then Jehoash son of Jehoahaz recaptured from Ben-Hadad son of Hazael the towns he had taken in battle from his father Jehoahaz. Three times Jehoash defeated him, and so he recovered the Israelite towns.