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.