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2 Kings 3 - 4

2 Kings
2 KingsSteve Gregg

In 2 Kings 3-4, Elisha becomes the servant of the new king, Jehoram, after the death of Elijah. The people are facing a water shortage and their lives are at risk. Elisha advises Jehoram to seek the prophets of his father or mother, but the king refuses, stating that Yahweh called three kings together to deliver the hand of Moab. With cooperation from the soldiers, Elisha assures them that God will deliver the mole bites into their hand and instructs them to dig ditches for receptacles for water. The passage emphasizes the importance of seeking help from the prophets and cooperating with one another for God's blessing.

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