2:5 Some members of the prophetic guild in Jericho approached Elisha and said, “Do you know that today the Lord is going to take your master from you?” He answered, “Yes, I know. Be quiet.”
2 Kings 2:7Context
2:7 The fifty members of the prophetic guild went and stood opposite them at a distance, while Elijah and Elisha 1 stood by the Jordan.
2 Kings 2:15Context
2:15 When the members of the prophetic guild in Jericho, 2 who were standing at a distance, 3 saw him do this, they said, “The spirit that energized Elijah 4 rests upon Elisha.” They went to meet him and bowed down to the ground before him.
1 tn Heb “the two of them.” The referents (Elijah and Elisha) have been specified in the translation for clarity.
3 tn Heb “and the sons of the prophets who were in Jericho, [who were standing] opposite, saw him and said.”
4 tn Heb “the spirit of Elijah.”