Jehovah has concealed, or Jehovah of darkness.
(a) An introduction ( 1:1-6 ), announcing the judgment of the world, and the judgment upon Israel, because of their transgressions.
(b) The description of the judgment ( 1:7-18 ).
(c) An exhortation to seek God while there is still time ( 2:1-3 ).
(d) The announcement of judgment on the heathen ( 2:4-15 ).
(e) The hopeless misery of Jerusalem ( 3:1-7 ).
(f) The promise of salvation ( 3:8-20 ).
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Zephaniah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".