|Overview - Isaiah 37|
|1||Hezekiah mourning, sends to Isaiah to pray for them.|
|6||Isaiah comforts them.|
|8||Sennacherib, going to encounter Tirhakah, sends a blasphemous letter to Hezekiah.|
|21||Isaiah's prophecy of the pride and destruction of Sennacherib, and the good of Zion.|
|36||An angel slays the Assyrians.|
|37||Sennacherib is slain at Nineveh by his own sons.|
Isaiah 37:38 (King James Version)
And it came to pass, as he was worshipping in the house of Nisroch his god, that Adrammelech and Sharezer his sons smote him with the sword; and they escaped into the land of Armenia: and Esarhaddon his son reigned in his stead.
- his god
- 10 ; Isaiah 14:9 Isaiah 14:12 Isaiah 36:15 Isaiah 36:18 2 Kings 19:36 2 Kings 19:37 ; 2 Chronicles 32:14 2 Chronicles 32:19 2 Chronicles 32:21
- Hebrew Ararat.
- Genesis 8:4 ; Jeremiah 51:27
- Esar-haddon, called Asar-addinus in the Canon of Ptolemy, was the third son of Sennacherib; and having reigned twenty-nine years over the Assyrians, he took advantage of the anarchy and confusion which followed the death of Mesessimordacus, and seized upon Babylon; which he added to his former empire, and reigned over both for thirteen years; when he was succeeded by his son Saosduchinus, A
- M. 3336, B.C. 668.
- Ezra 4:2