Joel 1:13 NIV

A Call to Lamentation

13 Put on sackcloth, you priests, and mourn; wail, you who minister before the altar. Come, spend the night in sackcloth, you who minister before my God; for the grain offerings and drink offerings are withheld from the house of your God.

References for Joel 1:13

Study tools for Joel 1:13

  • a 1:4 - The precise meaning of the four Hebrew words used here for locusts is uncertain.
  • b 1:12 - Or possibly "apricot"
  • c 1:15 - Hebrew "Shaddai"
  • d 1:17 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.