Spiritual innocence brings freedom

We do not even know her name. All we know about the little girl is that Syrian soldiers captured her, and that she became a slave of their commander’s wife.

Perhaps because such grim tales were commonplace at the time, the Bible account in Second Kings 5 omits details of her abduction, leaving the reader to wonder. Was her whole community wiped out in the raid? What happened to her family? Perhaps, however, the writer wished to direct the reader to the story’s more important part—a remarkable event.

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