2 Kings 6:23

Overview - 2 Kings 6
Elisha, giving leave to the young prophets to enlarge their dwellings, causes iron to swim.
He discloses the king of Syria's counsel.
13 The army which was sent to Dothan to apprehend Elisha, is smitten with blindness.
19 Being brought into Samaria, they are dismissed in peace.
24 The famine in Samaria causes women to eat their own children.
30 The king sends to slay Elisha.
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2 Kings 6:23  (King James Version)
And he prepared great provision for them: and when they had eaten and drunk, he sent them away, and they went to their master. So the bands of Syria came no more into the land of Israel.

he prepared
1 Samuel 24:17 1 Samuel 24:18 ; 2 Chronicles 28:15 ; Proverbs 25:21 Proverbs 25:22 ; Matthew 5:47 ; Luke 6:35 ; 10:29-37

So the bands
That is, for a considerable time. What is mentioned in the next verse was more than a year afterwards
See on ver.
2 Kings 6:8 2 Kings 6:9 ; 5:2 24:2