Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
|Overview - 2 Kings 15|
| 1 ||Azariah's good reign. |
| 5 ||He dying a leper, Jotham succeeds. |
| 8 ||Zachariah the last of Jehu's generation, reigning ill, is slain by Shallum. |
|13 ||Shallum, reigning a month, is slain by Menahem. |
|16 ||Menahem strengthens himself by Pul. |
|21 ||Pekahiah succeeds him. |
|23 ||Pekahiah is slain by Pekah. |
|27 ||Pekah is oppressed by Tiglath-pileser, and slain by Hoshea. |
|32 ||Jotham's good reign. |
|36 ||Ahaz succeeds him. |
2 Kings 15:19 (King James Version)
And Pul the king of Assyria came against the land: and Menahem gave Pul a thousand talents of silver, that his hand might be with him to confirm the kingdom in his hand.
- M. 3233. B.C. 771. Pul.
- Prideaux supposes that this Pul was the father of the famous Sardanapalus, who was called Sardan with his father's name Pul annexed, as was frequent in those times, making Sardanpul: thus Merodach, king of Babylon, was Merodach-Baladan, because he was the son Baladan. This Pul began to reign according to Usher, A
- M. 3237, the fifth year of Menahem; and he is supposed to be the same that reigned in Nineveh, when Jonah preached in that city.
- 1 Chronicles 5:25 1 Chronicles 5:26 ; Isaiah 9:1
- 12:18 16:8 2 Kings 17:3 2 Kings 17:4 18:16 Hosea 5:13 ; Hosea 8:9 Hosea 8:10 10:6
- to confirm
- 14:5 Jeremiah 17:5