The LORD spoke to Manasseh and his people, but they paid no attention.
So the LORD brought against them the army commanders of the king of Assyria, who took Manasseh prisoner,1 put a hook2 in his nose, bound him with bronze shackles3 and took him to Babylon.
References for 2 Chronicles 33:11
In his distress he sought the favor of the LORD his God and humbled4 himself greatly before the God of his fathers.
References for 2 Chronicles 33:12
And when he prayed to him, the LORD was moved by his entreaty and listened to his plea; so he brought him back to Jerusalem and to his kingdom. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD is God.