2 Kings 15:8
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Zechariah son of Jeroboam II began to rule over Israel in the thirty-eighth year of King Uzziah's reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria six months.

King James Bible
In the thirty and eighth year of Azariah king of Judah did Zachariah the son of Jeroboam reign over Israel in Samaria six months.

Darby Bible Translation
In the thirty-eighth year of Azariah king of Judah, Zechariah the son of Jeroboam reigned over Israel in Samaria, six months.

World English Bible
In the thirty-eighth year of Azariah king of Judah did Zechariah the son of Jeroboam reign over Israel in Samaria six months.

Young's Literal Translation
In the thirty and eighth year of Azariah king of Judah reigned hath Zechariah son of Jeroboam over Israel, in Samaria, six months,

2 Kings 15:8 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

15:8 Six months - After the throne had been vacant several years, thro' the dissentions that were in the kingdom.

2 Kings 15:8 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Prophet Hosea.
GENERAL PRELIMINARY REMARKS. That the kingdom of Israel was the object of the prophet's ministry is so evident, that upon this point all are, and cannot but be, agreed. But there is a difference of opinion as to whether the prophet was a fellow-countryman of those to whom he preached, or was called by God out of the kingdom of Judah. The latter has been asserted with great confidence by Maurer, among others, in his Observ. in Hos., in the Commentat. Theol. ii. i. p. 293. But the arguments
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Kings
The book[1] of Kings is strikingly unlike any modern historical narrative. Its comparative brevity, its curious perspective, and-with some brilliant exceptions--its relative monotony, are obvious to the most cursory perusal, and to understand these things is, in large measure, to understand the book. It covers a period of no less than four centuries. Beginning with the death of David and the accession of Solomon (1 Kings i., ii.) it traverses his reign with considerable fulness (1 Kings iii.-xi.),
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
2 Kings 15:1
Uzziah son of Amaziah began to rule over Judah in the twenty-seventh year of the reign of King Jeroboam II of Israel.

2 Kings 15:7
When Uzziah died, he was buried with his ancestors in the City of David. And his son Jotham became the next king.

2 Kings 15:9
Zechariah did what was evil in the LORD's sight, as his ancestors had done. He refused to turn from the sins that Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel to commit.

2 Kings 15:13
Shallum son of Jabesh began to rule over Israel in the thirty-ninth year of King Uzziah's reign in Judah. Shallum reigned in Samaria only one month.

2 Kings 15:17
Menahem son of Gadi began to rule over Israel in the thirty-ninth year of King Uzziah's reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria ten years.

2 Kings 15:23
Pekahiah son of Menahem began to rule over Israel in the fiftieth year of King Uzziah's reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria two years.

Proverbs 28:2
When there is moral rot within a nation, its government topples easily. But wise and knowledgeable leaders bring stability.

Jump to Previous
Azaliah Azariah Azari'ah Eighth Israel Jeroboam Jerobo'am Judah Months Reign Reigned Samaria Sama'ria Six Thirty Thirty-Eighth Zachariah Zechariah Zechari'ah
Jump to Next
Azaliah Azariah Azari'ah Eighth Israel Jeroboam Jerobo'am Judah Months Reign Reigned Samaria Sama'ria Six Thirty Thirty-Eighth Zachariah Zechariah Zechari'ah
Links
2 Kings 15:8 NIV
2 Kings 15:8 NLT
2 Kings 15:8 ESV
2 Kings 15:8 NASB
2 Kings 15:8 KJV

2 Kings 15:8 Bible Apps
2 Kings 15:8 Biblia Paralela
2 Kings 15:8 Chinese Bible
2 Kings 15:8 French Bible
2 Kings 15:8 German Bible

2 Kings 15:8 Commentaries

Bible Hub
2 Kings 15:7
Top of Page
Top of Page