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Examples of Pekaiah
He died after a reign of twenty-three years, and was buried in the mausoleum of Hadrian, which he completed.
During his reign, which lasted twenty years, Tiglath-Pilaser, king of Assyria, made war against him, by invitation of Ahaz, and took his principal cities, and carried their inhabitants captive to Nineveh.
They looked to him to refuse the payment of the Assyrian tribute and to re-establish the independence of the Kingdom of Israel; but they were disappointed.
Rezin was working toward a coalition of all the countries along the Mediterranean sea that were tributary to Tiglath-Pileser, so that in their combined strength they might rise and throw off the Assyrian yoke.
Rezin, however, was not to be denied in the plan he had laid out for himself and for the other Assyrian tributaries.