|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 17:6 (King James Version)
In the ninth year of Hoshea the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and in Habor by the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.