|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 17:25 (King James Version)
And so it was at the beginning of their dwelling there, that they feared not the LORD: therefore the LORD sent lions among them, which slew some of them.