And Elisha declared, "At this time next year, you will hold a son in your arms." "No, my lord," she said. "Do not lie to your maidservant, O man of God."
Cross ReferencesGenesis 18:14
Is anything too difficult for the LORD? At the appointed time I will return to you--in about a year--and Sarah will have a son."
2 Kings 4:15
"Call her," said Elisha. So Gehazi called her, and she stood in the doorway.
2 Kings 4:17
But the woman did conceive, and at that time the next year she gave birth to a son, just as Elisha had told her.
2 Kings 4:28
Then she said, "Did I ask my lord for a son? Didn't I say, 'Do not deceive me?'"
Chapter Outline1. Elisha multiplies the widow's oil
8. He obtains a son for the good Shunammite
18. He restores her son when dead
38. At Gilgal he heals the deadly pottage
42. He satisfies a hundred men with twenty loaves
Jump to PreviousAppointed Arms Elisha Embrace Embracing False. Handmaid Hold Lie Maidservant Mislead Objected Round Season Term Time
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Genesis 18:10, 14
season [heb] set time
Genesis 17:16, 17
Luke 1:13, 30, 31
2 Kings 2:19
do not lie
2 Kings 18:9
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