One day, some men were burying a man and spotted the raiders. They threw the man into Elisha's tomb and got away. When the body touched Elisha's bones, the man came alive, stood up, and walked out on his own two feet.
Hazael king of Aram badgered and bedeviled Israel all through the reign of Jehoahaz.
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