4 Though Edom says: "We have been devastated, but we will rebuilda the ruins," the Lord of Hosts says this: "They may build, but I will demolish. They will be called a wicked country and the people the Lord has cursedb forever.c

References for Malachi 1:4

    • e 1:4 - Or will return and build
    • f 1:4 - Or Lord is angry with
    • g 1:4 - Mal 2:2; 3:9; 4:6; Isa 34:5-17