Acts 12:23-25 The Passion Translation (TPT)
23 Immediately, an angel of the Lord struck Herod with a sickness, an infestation of worms, because he accepted the people’s worship and didn’t give the glory to God, and he died. 24 But the hope of God’s kingdom[a] kept spreading and multiplying everywhere!
25 After Barnabas and Saul had delivered the charitable offering for relief, they left Jerusalem, bringing with them a disciple named Mark (who was also known as John).[b]