Acts 12:20–23

Death of Herod

20 Now he was very angry with the people of aTyre and Sidon; and with one accord they came to him, and having won over Blastus the king’s chamberlain, they were asking for peace, because btheir country was fed by the king’s country.

21 On an appointed day Herod, having put on his royal apparel, took his seat on the 1rostrum and began delivering an address to them.

22 The people kept crying out, “The voice of a god and not of a man!”

23 And immediately aan angel of the Lord struck him because he did not give God the glory, and he was eaten by worms and 1died.

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