New Living Translation
And the water has remained pure ever since, just as Elisha said.
King James Bible
So the waters were healed unto this day, according to the saying of Elisha which he spake.
Darby Bible Translation
And the waters were healed to this day, according to the saying of Elisha which he spoke.
World English Bible
So the waters were healed to this day, according to the word of Elisha which he spoke.
Young's Literal Translation
And the waters are healed unto this day, according to the word of Elisha, that he spake.
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Commentary2 Kings 2:22 Parallel Commentaries
We read, that this city was not only wasted by Joshua with fire and sword, but cursed also. "Cursed be he before the Lord, who shall rise up and build that city Jericho," Joshua 6:26. "Nor was another city to be built (says the Talmudists), which was to be called by the name of Jericho: nor was Jericho itself to be built, although to be called by another name." And yet I know not by what chance this city crept out of dust and rubbish, lived again, and flourished, and became the second city to Jerusalem. …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
Consolations against the Fear of Death.
The Healing of the Waters
The Country of Jericho, and the Situation of the City.
2 Kings 2:21
Then he went out to the spring that supplied the town with water and threw the salt into it. And he said, "This is what the LORD says: I have purified this water. It will no longer cause death or infertility."
2 Kings 2:23
Elisha left Jericho and went up to Bethel. As he was walking along the road, a group of boys from the town began mocking and making fun of him. "Go away, baldy!" they chanted. "Go away, baldy!"
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