In the twenty-seventhyear of Asaking of Judah, Zimrireignedsevendays at Tirzah. Now the people were campedagainst1Gibbethon, which belonged to the Philistines.
The people who were campedheardait said, "Zimri has conspired and has alsostruckdown the king." Therefore allIsraelmadeOmri, the commander of the army, kingoverIsrael that day in the camp.
Then Omri and allIsrael with him went up from Gibbethon and besiegedTirzah.
When Zimrisaw that the city was taken, he went into the citadel of the king'shouse and burned the king'shouseover him with fire, and 2died,
19because of his sinswhich he sinned, doingevil in the sight of the LORD, 3walking in the way of Jeroboam, and in his sinwhich he did, making Israelsin.
204Now the rest of the acts of Zimri and his conspiracywhich he bcarried out, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Israel?