What Sets the Bible Apart from Other 'Sacred' Texts?
Why Is Jeremiah Called the "Weeping Prophet"?
Why Did God Care Enough about Nineveh to Send Jonah?
Then the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land Of Israel, there being none to oppose his march; Hoshea not daring to come out, and meet him and fight him:
and went up to Samaria, and besieged it three years; so long the city held out against him, see ( 2 Kings 18:9 2 Kings 18:10 ) .