Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

Bible References

His god

Isaiah 37:10
"Thus you shall speak to Hezekiah king of Judah, saying, 'Don't let your God in whom you trust deceive you, saying, "Jerusalem won't be given into the hand of the king of Assyria."
Isaiah 14:9
Sheol from beneath has moved for you to meet you at your coming. It stirs up the dead for you, even all the rulers of the earth. It has raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations.
Isaiah 36:15
Don't let Hezekiah make you trust in Yahweh, saying, "Yahweh will surely deliver us. This city won't be given into the hand of the king of Assyria."'
2 Kings 19:36
So Sennacherib king of Assyria departed, and went and returned, and lived at Nineveh.
2 Chronicles 32:14
Who was there among all the gods of those nations which my fathers utterly destroyed, that could deliver his people out of my hand, that your God should be able to deliver you out of my hand?

Armenia

Genesis 8:4
The ship rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on Ararat's mountains.
Jeremiah 51:27
Set up a standard in the land, blow the trumpet among the nations, prepare the nations against her, call together against her the kingdoms of Ararat, Minni, and Ashkenaz: appoint a marshal against her; cause the horses to come up as the rough canker worm.

General references

Job 12:19
He leads priests away stripped, and overthrows the mighty.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Ezekiel 32:22
Asshur is there and all her company; her graves are all around her; all of them slain, fallen by the sword;