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gave unto the people, and they did eat. Then he arose, and went after
Elijah, and ministered unto him.
KI1 20:1 And Benhadad the king of Syria gathered all his host together:
and there were thirty and two kings with him, and horses, and chariots;
and he went up and besieged Samaria, and warred against it.
KI1 20:2 And he sent messengers to Ahab king of Israel into the city,
and said unto him, Thus saith Benhadad,
KI1 20:3 Thy silver and thy gold is mine; thy wives also and thy
children, even the goodliest, are mine.
KI1 20:4 And the king of Israel answered and said, My lord, O king,
according to thy saying, I am thine, and all that I have.
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