1Kgs 19:16

(NIV)
Also, anoint Jehu son of Nimshi king over Israel, and anoint Elisha son of Shaphat from Abel Meholah to succeed you as prophet.
(ESV)
And Jehu the son of Nimshi you shall anoint to be king over Israel, and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abel-meholah you shall anoint to be prophet in your place.

1Kgs 19:17

(NIV)
Jehu will put to death any who escape the sword of Hazael, and Elisha will put to death any who escape the sword of Jehu.
(ESV)
And the one who escapes from the sword of Hazael shall Jehu put to death, and the one who escapes from the sword of Jehu shall Elisha put to death.

1Kgs 19:19

(NIV)
So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was ploughing with twelve yoke of oxen, and he himself was driving the twelfth pair. Elijah went up to him and threw his cloak around him.
(ESV)
So he departed from there and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen in front of him, and he was with the twelfth. Elijah passed by him and cast his cloak upon him.

1Kgs 19:20

(NIV)
Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. ‘Let me kiss my father and mother goodbye,’ he said, ‘and then I will come with you.’

‘Go back,’ Elijah replied. ‘What have I done to you?’

(ESV)
And he left the oxen and ran after Elijah and said, “Let me kiss my father and my mother, and then I will follow you.” And he said to him, “Go back again, for what have I done to you?”

1Kgs 19:21

(NIV)
So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the ploughing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant.

(ESV)
And he returned from following him and took the yoke of oxen and sacrificed them and boiled their flesh with the yokes of the oxen and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he arose and went after Elijah and assisted him.

2Kgs 2:1

(NIV)
When the  Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal.
(ESV)
Now when the  Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven by a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal.

2Kgs 2:2

(NIV)
Elijah said to Elisha, ‘Stay here; the  Lord has sent me to Bethel.’

But Elisha said, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.’ So they went down to Bethel.

(ESV)
And Elijah said to Elisha, “Please stay here, for the  Lord has sent me as far as Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As the  Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel.

2Kgs 2:3

(NIV)
The company of the prophets at Bethel came out to Elisha and asked, ‘Do you know that the  Lord is going to take your master from you today?’

‘Yes, I know,’ Elisha replied, ‘so be quiet.’

(ESV)
And the sons of the prophets who were in Bethel came out to Elisha and said to him, “Do you know that today the  Lord will take away your master from over you?” And he said, “Yes, I know it; keep quiet.”

2Kgs 2:4

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to him, ‘Stay here, Elisha; the  Lord has sent me to Jericho.’

And he replied, ‘As surely as the  Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.’ So they went to Jericho.

(ESV)
Elijah said to him, “Elisha please stay here, for the  Lord has sent me to Jericho.” But he said “As the  Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they came to Jericho.

2Kgs 2:5

(NIV)
The company of the prophets at Jericho went up to Elisha and asked him, ‘Do you know that the  Lord is going to take your master from you today?’

‘Yes, I know,’ he replied, ‘so be quiet.’

(ESV)
The sons of the prophets who were at Jericho drew near to Elisha and said to him, “Do you know that today the  Lord will take away your master from over you?” And he answered, “Yes, I know it; keep quiet.”

2Kgs 2:7

(NIV)
Fifty men from the company of the prophets went and stood at a distance, facing the place where Elijah and Elisha had stopped at the Jordan.
(ESV)
Fifty men of the sons of the prophets also went and stood at some distance from them, as they both were standing by the Jordan.

2Kgs 2:9

(NIV)
When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, ‘Tell me, what can I do for you before I am taken from you?’

‘Let me inherit a double portion of your spirit,’ Elisha replied.

(ESV)
When they had crossed, Elijah said to Elisha, “Ask what I shall do for you, before I am taken from you.” And Elisha said, “Please let there be a double portion of your spirit on me.”

2Kgs 2:12

(NIV)
Elisha saw this and cried out, ‘My father! My father! The chariots and horsemen of Israel!’ And Elisha saw him no more. Then he took hold of his garment and tore it in two.

(ESV)
And Elisha saw it and he cried, “My father, my father! The chariots of Israel and its horsemen!” And he saw him no more.

Then he took hold of his own clothes and tore them in two pieces.

2Kgs 2:13

(NIV)
Elisha then picked up Elijah’s cloak that had fallen from him and went back and stood on the bank of the Jordan.
(ESV)
And he took up the cloak of Elijah that had fallen from him and went back and stood on the bank of the Jordan.

2Kgs 2:14

(NIV)
He took the cloak that had fallen from Elijah and struck the water with it. ‘Where now is the  Lord, the God of Elijah?’ he asked. When he struck the water, it divided to the right and to the left, and he crossed over.

(ESV)
Then he took the cloak of Elijah that had fallen from him and struck the water, saying, “Where is the  Lord, the God of Elijah?” And when he had struck the water, the water was parted to the one side and to the other, and Elisha went over.

2Kgs 2:15

(NIV)
The company of the prophets from Jericho, who were watching, said, ‘The spirit of Elijah is resting on Elisha.’ And they went to meet him and bowed to the ground before him.
(ESV)
Now when the sons of the prophets who were at Jericho saw him opposite them, they said, “The spirit of Elijah rests on Elisha.” And they came to meet him and bowed to the ground before him.

2Kgs 2:16

(NIV)
‘Look,’ they said, ‘we your servants have fifty able men. Let them go and look for your master. Perhaps the Spirit of the  Lord has picked him up and set him down on some mountain or in some valley.’

‘No,’ Elisha replied, ‘do not send them.’

(ESV)
And they said to him, “Behold now, there are with your servants fifty strong men. Please let them go and seek your master. It may be that the Spirit of the  Lord has caught him up and cast him upon some mountain or into some valley.” And he said, “You shall not send.”

2Kgs 2:18

(NIV)
When they returned to Elisha, who was staying in Jericho, he said to them, ‘Didn’t I tell you not to go?’

(ESV)
And they came back to him while he was staying at Jericho, and he said to them, “Did I not say to you, ‘Do not go’?”

2Kgs 2:19

(NIV)
The people of the city said to Elisha, ‘Look, our lord, this town is well situated, as you can see, but the water is bad and the land is unproductive.’

(ESV)
Now the men of the city said to Elisha, “Behold, the situation of this city is pleasant, as my lord sees, but the water is bad, and the land is unfruitful.”

2Kgs 2:22

(NIV)
And the water has remained pure to this day, according to the word Elisha had spoken.

(ESV)
So the water has been healed to this day, according to the word that Elisha spoke.

2Kgs 2:23

(NIV)
From there Elisha went up to Bethel. As he was walking along the road, some boys came out of the town and jeered at him. ‘Get out of here, baldy!’ they said. ‘Get out of here, baldy!’
(ESV)
He went up from there to Bethel, and while he was going up on the way, some small boys came out of the city and jeered at him, saying, “Go up, you baldhead! Go up, you baldhead!”

2Kgs 3:11

(NIV)
But Jehoshaphat asked, ‘Is there no prophet of the  Lord here, through whom we may enquire of the  Lord?’

An officer of the king of Israel answered, ‘Elisha son of Shaphat is here. He used to pour water on the hands of Elijah.’

(ESV)
And Jehoshaphat said, “Is there no prophet of the  Lord here, through whom we may inquire of the  Lord?” Then one of the king of Israel’s servants answeredElisha the son of Shaphat is here who poured water on the hands of Elijah.”

2Kgs 3:13

(NIV)
Elisha said to the king of Israel, ‘Why do you want to involve me? Go to the prophets of your father and the prophets of your mother.’

‘No,’ the king of Israel answered, ‘because it was the  Lord who called us three kings together to deliver us into the hands of Moab.’

(ESV)
And Elisha said to the king of Israel, “What have I to do with you? Go to the prophets of your father and to the prophets of your mother.” But the king of Israel said to him, “No; it is the  Lord who has called these three kings to give them into the hand of Moab.”

2Kgs 3:14

(NIV)
Elisha said, ‘As surely as the  Lord Almighty lives, whom I serve, if I did not have respect for the presence of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, I would not pay any attention to you.
(ESV)
And Elisha said, “As the  Lord of hosts lives, before whom I stand, were it not that I have regard for Jehoshaphat the king of Judah, I would neither look at you nor see you.

2Kgs 3:15

(NIV)
But now bring me a harpist.’

While the harpist was playing, the hand of the  Lord came on Elisha
(ESV)
But now bring me a musician.” And when the musician played, the hand of the  Lord came upon him.

2Kgs 4:1

(NIV)
The wife of a man from the company of the prophets cried out to Elisha, ‘Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that he revered the  Lord. But now his creditor is coming to take my two boys as his slaves.’

(ESV)
Now the wife of one of the sons of the prophets cried to Elisha, “Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the  Lord, but the creditor has come to take my two children to be his slaves.”

2Kgs 4:2

(NIV)
Elisha replied to her, ‘How can I help you? Tell me, what do you have in your house?’

‘Your servant has nothing there at all,’ she said, ‘except a small jar of olive oil.’

(ESV)
And Elisha said to her, “What shall I do for you? Tell me; what have you in the house?” And she said, “Your servant has nothing in the house except a jar of oil.”

2Kgs 4:3

(NIV)
Elisha said, ‘Go round and ask all your neighbours for empty jars. Don’t ask for just a few.
(ESV)
Then he said, “Go outside, borrow vessels from all your neighbors, empty vessels and not too few.

2Kgs 4:8

(NIV)
One day Elisha went to Shunem. And a well-to-do woman was there, who urged him to stay for a meal. So whenever he passed by, he stopped there to eat.
(ESV)
One day Elisha went on to Shunem, where a wealthy woman lived, who urged him to eat some food. So whenever he passed that way, he would turn in there to eat food.

2Kgs 4:11

(NIV)
One day when Elisha came, he went up to his room and lay down there.
(ESV)
One day he came there, and he turned into the chamber and rested there.

2Kgs 4:13

(NIV)
Elisha said to him, ‘Tell her, “You have gone to all this trouble for us. Now what can be done for you? Can we speak on your behalf to the king or the commander of the army?”’

She replied, ‘I have a home among my own people.’

(ESV)
And he said to him, “Say now to her, ‘See, you have taken all this trouble for us; what is to be done for you? Would you have a word spoken on your behalf to the king or to the commander of the army?’” She answered, “I dwell among my own people.”

2Kgs 4:14

(NIV)
‘What can be done for her?’ Elisha asked.

Gehazi said, ‘She has no son, and her husband is old.’

(ESV)
And he said, “What then is to be done for her?” Gehazi answered, “Well, she has no son, and her husband is old.”

2Kgs 4:15

(NIV)
Then Elisha said, ‘Call her.’ So he called her, and she stood in the doorway.
(ESV)
He said, “Call her.” And when he had called her, she stood in the doorway.

2Kgs 4:16

(NIV)
‘About this time next year,’ Elisha said, ‘you will hold a son in your arms.’

‘No, my lord!’ she objected. ‘Please, man of God, don’t mislead your servant!’

(ESV)
And he said, “At this season, about this time next year, you shall embrace a son.” And she said, “No, my lord, O man of God; do not lie to your servant.”

2Kgs 4:17

(NIV)
But the woman became pregnant, and the next year about that same time she gave birth to a son, just as Elisha had told her.

(ESV)
But the woman conceived, and she bore a son about that time the following spring, as Elisha had said to her.

2Kgs 4:29

(NIV)
Elisha said to Gehazi, ‘Tuck your cloak into your belt, take my staff in your hand and run. Don’t greet anyone you meet, and if anyone greets you, do not answer. Lay my staff on the boy’s face.’

(ESV)
He said to Gehazi, “Tie up your garment and take my staff in your hand and go. If you meet anyone, do not greet him, and if anyone greets you, do not reply. And lay my staff on the face of the child.”

2Kgs 4:31

(NIV)
Gehazi went on ahead and laid the staff on the boy’s face, but there was no sound or response. So Gehazi went back to meet Elisha and told him, ‘The boy has not awakened.’

(ESV)
Gehazi went on ahead and laid the staff on the face of the child, but there was no sound or sign of life. Therefore he returned to meet him and told him, “The child has not awakened.”

2Kgs 4:32

(NIV)
When Elisha reached the house, there was the boy lying dead on his couch.
(ESV)
When Elisha came into the house, he saw the child lying dead on his bed.

2Kgs 4:35

(NIV)
Elisha turned away and walked back and forth in the room and then got onto the bed and stretched out on him once more. The boy sneezed seven times and opened his eyes.

(ESV)
Then he got up again and walked once back and forth in the house, and went up and stretched himself upon him. The child sneezed seven times, and the child opened his eyes.

2Kgs 4:36

(NIV)
Elisha summoned Gehazi and said, ‘Call the Shunammite.’ And he did. When she came, he said, ‘Take your son.’
(ESV)
Then he summoned Gehazi and said, “Call this Shunammite.” So he called her. And when she came to him, he said, “Pick up your son.”

2Kgs 4:38

(NIV)
Elisha returned to Gilgal and there was a famine in that region. While the company of the prophets was meeting with him, he said to his servant, ‘Put on the large pot and cook some stew for these prophets.’

(ESV)
And Elisha came again to Gilgal when there was a famine in the land. And as the sons of the prophets were sitting before him, he said to his servant, “Set on the large pot, and boil stew for the sons of the prophets.”

2Kgs 4:41

(NIV)
Elisha said, ‘Get some flour.’ He put it into the pot and said, ‘Serve it to the people to eat.’ And there was nothing harmful in the pot.

(ESV)
He said, “Then bring flour.” And he threw it into the pot and said, “Pour some out for the men, that they may eat.” And there was no harm in the pot.

2Kgs 4:42

(NIV)
A man came from Baal Shalishah, bringing the man of God twenty loaves of barley bread baked from the first ripe corn, along with some ears of new corn. ‘Give it to the people to eat,’ Elisha said.

(ESV)
A man came from Baal-shalishah, bringing the man of God bread of the firstfruits, twenty loaves of barley and fresh ears of grain in his sack. And Elisha said, “Give to the men, that they may eat.”

2Kgs 4:43

(NIV)
‘How can I set this before a hundred men?’ his servant asked.

But Elisha answered, ‘Give it to the people to eat. For this is what the  Lord says: “They will eat and have some left over.”’
(ESV)
But his servant said, “How can I set this before a hundred men?” So he repeated, “Give them to the men, that they may eat, for thus says the  Lord, ‘They shall eat and have some left.’”

2Kgs 5:8

(NIV)
When Elisha the man of God heard that the king of Israel had torn his robes, he sent him this message: ‘Why have you torn your robes? Make the man come to me and he will know that there is a prophet in Israel.’
(ESV)
But when Elisha the man of God heard that the king of Israel had torn his clothes, he sent to the king, saying, “Why have you torn your clothes? Let him come now to me, that he may know that there is a prophet in Israel.”

2Kgs 5:9

(NIV)
So Naaman went with his horses and chariots and stopped at the door of Elisha’s house.
(ESV)
So Naaman came with his horses and chariots and stood at the door of Elisha’s house.

2Kgs 5:10

(NIV)
Elisha sent a messenger to say to him, ‘Go, wash yourself seven times in the Jordan, and your flesh will be restored and you will be cleansed.’

(ESV)
And Elisha sent a messenger to him, saying, “Go and wash in the Jordan seven times, and your flesh shall be restored, and you shall be clean.”

2Kgs 5:19

(NIV)
‘Go in peace,’ Elisha said.

After Naaman had travelled some distance,
(ESV)
He said to him, “Go in peace.”

But when Naaman had gone from him a short distance,

2Kgs 5:20

(NIV)
Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said to himself, ‘My master was too easy on Naaman, this Aramean, by not accepting from him what he brought. As surely as the  Lord lives, I will run after him and get something from him.’

(ESV)
Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, “See, my master has spared this Naaman the Syrian, in not accepting from his hand what he brought. As the  Lord lives, I will run after him and get something from him.”

2Kgs 5:25

(NIV)
When he went in and stood before his master, Elisha asked him, ‘Where have you been, Gehazi?’

‘Your servant didn’t go anywhere,’ Gehazi answered.

(ESV)
He went in and stood before his master, and Elisha said to him, “Where have you been, Gehazi?” And he said, “Your servant went nowhere.”

2Kgs 5:26

(NIV)
But Elisha said to him, ‘Was not my spirit with you when the man got down from his chariot to meet you? Is this the time to take money or to accept clothes – or olive groves and vineyards, or flocks and herds, or male and female slaves?
(ESV)
But he said to him, “Did not my heart go when the man turned from his chariot to meet you? Was it a time to accept money and garments, olive orchards and vineyards, sheep and oxen, male servants and female servants?

2Kgs 5:27

(NIV)
Naaman’s leprosy will cling to you and to your descendants for ever.’ Then Gehazi went from Elisha’s presence and his skin was leprous – it had become as white as snow.

(ESV)
Therefore the leprosy of Naaman shall cling to you and to your descendants forever.” So he went out from his presence a leper, like snow.

2Kgs 6:1

(NIV)
The company of the prophets said to Elisha, ‘Look, the place where we meet with you is too small for us.
(ESV)
Now the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, “See, the place where we dwell under your charge is too small for us.

2Kgs 6:3

(NIV)
Then one of them said, ‘Won’t you please come with your servants?’

‘I will,’ Elisha replied.
(ESV)
Then one of them said, “Be pleased to go with your servants.” And he answered, “I will go.”

2Kgs 6:6

(NIV)
The man of God asked, ‘Where did it fall?’ When he showed him the place, Elisha cut a stick and threw it there, and made the iron float.
(ESV)
Then the man of God said, “Where did it fall?” When he showed him the place, he cut off a stick and threw it in there and made the iron float.

2Kgs 6:10

(NIV)
So the king of Israel checked on the place indicated by the man of God. Time and again Elisha warned the king, so that he was on his guard in such places.

(ESV)
And the king of Israel sent to the place about which the man of God told him. Thus he used to warn him, so that he saved himself there more than once or twice.

2Kgs 6:12

(NIV)
‘None of us, my lord the king,’ said one of his officers, ‘but Elisha, the prophet who is in Israel, tells the king of Israel the very words you speak in your bedroom.’

(ESV)
And one of his servants said, “None, my lord, O king; but Elisha, the prophet who is in Israel, tells the king of Israel the words that you speak in your bedroom.”

2Kgs 6:17

(NIV)
And Elisha prayed, ‘Open his eyes,  Lord, so that he may see.’ Then the  Lord opened the servant’s eyes, and he looked and saw the hills full of horses and chariots of fire all round Elisha.

(ESV)
Then Elisha prayed and said, “O  Lord, please open his eyes that he may see.” So the  Lord opened the eyes of the young man, and he saw, and behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.

2Kgs 6:18

(NIV)
As the enemy came down towards him, Elisha prayed to the  Lord, ‘Strike this army with blindness.’ So he struck them with blindness, as Elisha had asked.

(ESV)
And when the Syrians came down against him, Elisha prayed to the  Lord and said, “Please strike this people with blindness.” So he struck them with blindness in accordance with the prayer of Elisha.

2Kgs 6:19

(NIV)
Elisha told them, ‘This is not the road and this is not the city. Follow me, and I will lead you to the man you are looking for.’ And he led them to Samaria.

(ESV)
And Elisha said to them, “This is not the way, and this is not the city. Follow me, and I will bring you to the man whom you seek.” And he led them to Samaria.

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