Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

Bible References


Leviticus 26:32
And I laid the land waste, and your enemies were astonished at it, they dwelling upon it
Deuteronomy 4:25
When thou shalt beget sons, and sons' sons, and ye rested in the land and were corrupted, and made a carved thing, the appearance of any thing, and ye did evil in the eyes of Jehovah thy God to irritate him.
Deuteronomy 28:36
Jehovah shall lead thee, and thy king which thou shalt set up over thee, to a nation which thou knewest not thou and thy fathers; and thou servedst there other gods, wood and stone.
Deuteronomy 29:27
And the anger of Jehovah will kindle against this land, to bring upon it all the curses written in this book.
Deuteronomy 30:18
I announced to you this day that perishing, ye shall perish; ye shall not prolong the days upon the land which thou passest over Jordan to go in there to possess it
1 Kings 14:15
And Jehovah smote Israel as a reed will be shaken in the water, and he plucked up Israel from this good land which he gave to their fathers, and he scattered them from beyond the river, because they made their images, irritating Jehovah.
Amos 5:27
And I caused you to be carried away captive farther off than Damascus, said Jehovah, God of armies his name.


2 Kings 19:12
Did the gods of the nations deliver them which my fathers destroyed Gozan and Haran and Rezeph and the sons of Eden who were in Thelasar?
1 Chronicles 5:26
And the God of Israel will rouse up the spirit of Pul, king of Assur and the spirit of Tilgath-Pileser, king of Assur; and he will carry them into exile to the Reubenites and to the Gadites, and to half the tribe of Manasseh; and he will bring them to Halah, and Habor, and Hara, and the river Gozan, even to this day.
Isaiah 37:12
Did the gods of the nations deliver them which my fathers destroyed, Gozan and Haran and Rezeph and the sons of Eden which were in Thelassar?

The medes

Isaiah 13:17
Behold me rousing up the Modes against them, who shall not reckon silver; and gold they shall not delight in it
Isaiah 21:2
A hard vision was announced to me: The spoiler spoiled, and he laying waste, laid waste. Go up, O Elam: press, O Media; all her sighing I caused to cease.
Daniel 5:28
Pharsin; Thy kingdom was divided, and it shall be given to the Medes and to Persia.

General references

Deuteronomy 28:52
And he passed upon thee in all thy gates until the coming down of thy high and inaccessible fortresses which thou trustest in them in all thy land: and he passed upon thee in all thy gates in all thy land which Jehovah thy God gave to thee.
Isaiah 37:11
Behold, thou heardest what the kings of Assur did to all the lands to destroy them; and shalt thou be delivered?
Ezekiel 23:9
For this I delivered her into the hand of those loving her, into the hand of the sons of Assur whom she desired after them.