3 A fire destroysa in front of them, and behind them a flame devours. The land in front of them is like the Garden of Eden,b but behind them, it is like a desert wasteland; there is no escape from them.

References for Joel 2:3

    • c 2:3 - Lit consumes
    • d 2:3 - Gn 2:8-15; Ezk 36:35