Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Please let us make a little room on the wall. Let us set for him there a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp stand. It shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there."

New American Standard Bible

Please, let us make a little walled upper chamber and let us set a bed for him there, and a table and a chair and a lampstand; and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he can turn in there.”

King James Version

Let us make a little chamber, I pray thee, on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a stool, and a candlestick: and it shall be, when he cometh to us, that he shall turn in thither.

Holman Bible

so let’s make a small room upstairs and put a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp there for him. Whenever he comes, he can stay there.”

International Standard Version

Now then, let's build a small upper room and put a bed in it for him there, along with a table, a chair, and a lamp stand. That way, when he comes to visit, he can rest there."

A Conservative Version

Let us make, I pray thee, a little chamber on the wall. And let us set a bed for him there, and a table, and a seat, and a candlestick. And it shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there.

American Standard Version

Let us make, I pray thee, a little chamber on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a seat, and a candlestick: and it shall be, when he cometh to us, that he shall turn in thither.

Amplified

Please, let us make a small, fully-walled upper room [on the housetop] and put a bed there for him, with a table, a chair, and a lampstand. Then whenever he comes to visit us, he can turn in there.”

Bible in Basic English

So let us make a little room on the wall; and put a bed there for him, and a table and a seat and a light; so that when he comes to us, he will be able to go in there.

Darby Translation

Let us make, I pray thee, a small upper chamber with walls, and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a seat, and a lampstand; and it shall be when he cometh to us, he shall turn in thither.

Julia Smith Translation

Now we will make a little wall chamber and put for him there a bed and a table, and a throne and a candlestick; and being in his coming to us he will turn aside there.

King James 2000

Let us make a little chamber, I pray you, on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a stool, and a lampstand: and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there.

Lexham Expanded Bible

let us make a small enclosed room [upstairs] and put a bed, table, chair, and lampstand there for him, so that when he comes to us, he can turn and stay there.

Modern King James verseion

Please, let us make a little room on the wall. And let us set a bed for him there, and a table, and a stool, and a lampstand. And when he comes to us, he shall turn in there.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let us make him a chamber with a little wall, and let us set him there a bed, a table, a stool and a candlestick, that he may turn in thither, when he cometh to us."

NET Bible

Let's make a small private upper room and furnish it with a bed, table, chair, and lamp. When he visits us, he can stay there."

New Heart English Bible

Please let us make a little room on the wall. Let us set for him there a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp stand. It shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there."

The Emphasized Bible

I pray thee, let us make a little upper chamber on the wall and set for him there - a bed, and a table, and a seat, and a lampstand, - so shall it be, when he cometh to us, that he can turn in thither.

Webster

Let us make a little chamber, I pray thee, on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a stool, and a candlestick: and it shall be, when he cometh to us, that he shall turn in thither.

Youngs Literal Translation

let us make, I pray thee, a little upper chamber of the wall, and we set for him there a bed, and a table, and a high seat, and a candlestick; and it hath been, in his coming in unto us, he doth turn aside thither.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
a little
קטן קטן 
Qatan 
Usage: 101

עליּה 
`aliyah 
Usage: 20

I pray thee, on the wall
קירה קר קיר 
Qiyr 
Usage: 74

and let us set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

מטּה 
Mittah 
Usage: 29

and a table
שׁלחן 
Shulchan 
Usage: 71

and a stool
כּסּה כּסּא 
Kicce' 
Usage: 135

and a candlestick
מנרה מנורה 
M@nowrah 
Usage: 42

and it shall be, when he cometh

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

to us, that he shall turn
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

Context Readings

Elisha At Shunem

9 She said to her husband, "See now, I perceive that this is a holy man of God, that passes by us continually. 10 Please let us make a little room on the wall. Let us set for him there a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp stand. It shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there." 11 One day he came there, and he turned into the room and lay there.


Cross References

Romans 12:13

contributing to the needs of the saints; given to hospitality.

Matthew 10:41-42

He who receives a prophet in the name of a prophet will receive a prophet's reward. He who receives a righteous man in the name of a righteous man will receive a righteous man's reward.

Matthew 25:40

"The King will answer them, 'Most certainly I tell you, inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.'

1 Kings 17:19

He said to her, "Give me your son." He took him out of her bosom, and carried him up into the room where he stayed, and laid him on his own bed.

Isaiah 32:8

But the noble devises noble things; and he will continue in noble things.

Mark 9:41

For whoever will give you a cup of water to drink in my name, because you are Christ's, most certainly I tell you, he will in no way lose his reward.

Luke 8:3

and Joanna, the wife of Chuzas, Herod's steward; Susanna; and many others; who served them from their possessions.

Hebrews 10:24

Let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good works,

Hebrews 13:2

Don't forget to show hospitality to strangers, for in doing so, some have entertained angels without knowing it.

1 Peter 4:9-10

Be hospitable to one another without grumbling.

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