And he, answering, said, Have love for the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind; and for your neighbour as for yourself.
And there was a voice from the cloud saying, This is my Son, the man of my selection; give ear to him.
For his heart was fixed on the Lord, not turning from his ways, and he did his orders which the Lord gave to Moses.
2 Kings 18:6
And the wrath of the Lord came on Israel because they had done evil against the Lord their God, who took them out of the land of Egypt from under the yoke of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and had become worshippers of other gods,
2 Kings 17:7
Living by the rules of the nations whom the Lord had sent out from before the children of Israel.
2 Kings 17:8