Judgment Against the Nations

1 Come near, you nations, and listen; pay attention, you peoples! Let the earth hear, and all that is in it, the world, and all that comes out of it!

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2 The LORD is angry with all nations; his wrath is on all their armies. He will totally destroya them, he will give them over to slaughter.

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    • £ 34:2 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verse 5.
      3 Their slain will be thrown out, their dead bodies will stink; the mountains will be soaked with their blood.

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      4 All the stars in the sky will be dissolved and the heavens rolled up like a scroll; all the starry host will fall like withered leaves from the vine, like shriveled figs from the fig tree.

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      5 My sword has drunk its fill in the heavens; see, it descends in judgment on Edom, the people I have totally destroyed.
      6 The sword of the LORD is bathed in blood, it is covered with fat— the blood of lambs and goats, fat from the kidneys of rams. For the LORD has a sacrifice in Bozrah and a great slaughter in the land of Edom.

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      7 And the wild oxen will fall with them, the bull calves and the great bulls. Their land will be drenched with blood, and the dust will be soaked with fat.

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      8 For the LORD has a day of vengeance, a year of retribution, to uphold Zion’s cause.

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      9 Edom’s streams will be turned into pitch, her dust into burning sulfur; her land will become blazing pitch!

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      10 It will not be quenched night or day; its smoke will rise forever. From generation to generation it will lie desolate; no one will ever pass through it again.

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