Nahum 1:2-8 CEB

Power of the creator

2 The LORD is a jealous and vengeful God; the LORD is vengeful and strong in wrath. The LORD is vengeful against his foes; he rages against his enemies.

References for Nahum 1:2

      3 The LORD is very patient but great in power; the LORD punishes. His way is in whirlwind and storm; clouds are the dust of his feet.
      4 He can blast the sea and make it dry up; he can dry up all the rivers. Bashan and Carmel wither; the bud of Lebanon withers.
      5 The mountains quake because of him; the hills melt away. The earth heaves before him— the world and all who dwell in it.
      6 Who can stand before his indignation? Who can confront the heat of his fury? His wrath pours out like fire; the rocks are shattered because of him.
      7 The LORD is good, a haven in a day of distress. He acknowledges those who take refuge in him.
      8 With a rushing flood, he will utterly destroy hera place and pursue his enemies into darkness.

      References for Nahum 1:8

        • a 1:8 - <i>her; </i>likely Nineveh