"By the way that he came, by the same he will return, and he shall not come to this city,"' declares the LORD .
'For I will defend this city to save it for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.' "
Then it happened that night that the angel of the LORD went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men rose early in the morning, behold, all of them were dead .
So Sennacherib king of Assyria departed and returned home, and lived at Nineveh.
It came about as he was worshiping in the house of Nisroch his god, that Adrammelech and Sharezer killed him with the sword; and they escaped into the land of Ararat. And Esarhaddon his son became king in his place.