And the surviving remnant of the house of Judah 1shall again take root downward and bear fruit upward.
322For out of Jerusalem shall go a remnant, and out of Mount Zion a band of survivors. 3The zeal of the LORD of hosts will do this.
"Therefore thus says the LORD concerning the king of Assyria: He shall not come into this city or shoot an arrow there or come before it with a shield or 4cast up a siege mound against it.
By the way that he came, by the same he shall return, and he shall not come into this city, declares the LORD.
355For I will defend this city to save it, for my own sake and for 6the sake of my servant David."
367And the angel of the LORD went out and struck down a hundred and eighty-five thousand in the camp of the Assyrians. And when people arose early in the morning, behold, these were all dead bodies.
Then Sennacherib king of Assyria departed and returned home and lived at 8Nineveh.
And as he was worshiping in the house of Nisroch his god, Adrammelech and Sharezer, his sons, struck him down with the sword. And after they escaped into the land of 9Ararat, 10Esarhaddon his son reigned in his place.