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Malachi 1:1-5 - Interlinear Bible


God's Love for Jacob

1 The oracle of the word of the LORD to Israel through Malachi.
2 "I have loved you," says the LORD. But you say, "How have You loved us?" "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I have loved Jacob;
h'M;B ~,T.r;m]a;w h'wh.y r;m'a ~,k.t,a yiT.b;h'a ? h'wh.y -mUa.n b{q][;y.l w'fe[ x'a -aw{l]h .Wn'T.b;h]a ? b{q][;y -t,a b;h{a'w
3 but I have hated Esau, and I have made his mountains a desolation and appointed his inheritance for the jackals of the wilderness."
h'm'm.v wy'r'h -t,a ~yif'a'w yitaen'f w'fe[ -t,a.w ? r'B.dim tw{N;t.l w{t'l]x;n -t,a.w
4 Though Edom says, "We have been beaten down, but we will return and build up the ruins "; thus says the LORD of hosts, "They may build, but I will tear down; and men will call them the wicked territory, and the people toward whom the LORD is indignant forever *."
h,n.bin.w b.Wv'n.w .Wn.v;VUr ~w{d/a r;ma{t -yiK ? .Wn.bIy h'Meh tw{a'b.c h'wh.y r;m'a h{K tw{b'r\x ? h'[.vir l.Wb.G ~,h'l .Wa.r'q.w sw{r/h,a yin]a;w ? ~'lw{[ -d;[ h'wh.y ~;['z -r,v]a ~'['h.w
5 Your eyes will see this and you will say, " The LORD be magnified beyond * the border of Israel!"
l;D.gIy{T ~,T;a.w h'ny,a.riT ~,kyenye[.w ? lea'r.fIy l.Wb.gil l;[em h'wh.y