In the thirtyandeighthyear of Azariahking of Judah did Zachariah the son of Jeroboamreign over Israel in Samariasixmonths.9
And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, as his fathers had done : he departed not from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin .
And Shallum the son of Jabeshconspired against him, and smote him before the people, and slew him, and reigned in his stead.
And the rest of the acts of Zachariah, behold, they are written in the book of the chroniclesof the kings of Israel.12
This was the word of the LORD which he spake unto Jehu,saying , Thy sons shall sit on the throne of Israel unto the fourth generation. And so it came to pass.