Introduction

\\INTRODUCTION TO 2 KINGS 15\\

This chapter begins with the reign of Azariah king of Judah,
\\#2Ki 15:1-7\\, and then gives a short account of the several kings of
Israel, to the last of them; of Zachariah, \\#2Ki 15:8-12\\, of Shallum,
\\#2Ki 15:13,14,15\\ of Menahem, \\#2Ki 15:16-22\\ of Pekahiah,
\\#2Ki 15:23-26\\, of Pekah, succeeded by Hoshea, the last of them,
\\#2Ki 15:27-31\\, and is included with the reign of Jotham king of
Judah, \\#2Ki 15:32-38\\.