|Overview - 2 Kings 17|
|1||Hoshea's wicked reign.|
|3||Being subdued by Shalmaneser, he conspires against him with So, king of Egypt.|
|5||Samaria for sinning is led into captivity.|
|24||The strange nations which were transplanted into Samaria, being plagued with lions, make a mixture of religions.|
2 Kings 17:17 (King James Version)
And they caused their sons and their daughters to pass through the fire, and used divination and enchantments, and sold themselves to do evil in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.