12 And he brought out the king’s son, put the crown on him, and gave him the (A)Testimony;[a] they made him king and anointed him, and they clapped their hands and said, (B)“Long live the king!”

Death of Athaliah(C)

13 (D)Now when Athaliah heard the noise of the escorts and the people, she came to the people in the temple of the Lord. 14 When she looked, there was the king standing by (E)a pillar according to custom; and the leaders and the trumpeters were by the king. All the people of the land were rejoicing and blowing trumpets. So Athaliah tore her clothes and cried out, “Treason! Treason!”

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