In 1the fifty-secondyear of Azariahking of Judah, 2Pekahson of RemaliahbecamekingoverIsrael in Samaria, and reigned twentyyears.
He didevil in the sight of the LORD; he did not depart from the sins of Jeroboamson of Nebat, which he made Israelsin.
In the days of Pekahking of Israel, a3Tiglath-pileserking of Assyriacame and bcapturedIjon and Abel-beth-maacah and Janoah and Kedesh and Hazor and Gilead and Galilee, all the land of Naphtali; and 4he carried them captive to Assyria.
And Hoshea the son of Elahmade a conspiracyagainstPekah the son of Remaliah, and struck him and put him to death and becameking in his place, in the twentiethyear of Jotham the son of Uzziah.
Now the rest of the acts of Pekah and all that he did, behold, they are written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Israel.