Zephaniah 1:2-6 CEB

Judgment on the world and Judah

2 I will wipe out everything from the earth, says the LORD.

References for Zephaniah 1:2

      3 I will destroy humanity and the beasts; I will destroy the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea. I will make the wicked into a heap of ruins; I will eliminate humanity from the earth, says the LORD.
      4 I will stretch out my hand against Judah and against all the inhabitants of Jerusalem. I will eliminate what's left of Baal from this place and the names of the priests of foreign gods,a

      References for Zephaniah 1:4

        • a 1:4 - Or <i>the name of the priests of foreign gods along with the priests</i>
          5 those bowing down to the forces of heaven on the rooftops, those swearing by the LORD along with those swearing by Milcom,
          6 those turning away from the LORD, those who don't seek the LORD and don't pursue him.