Joel 3:9-17 NIV

9 Proclaim this among the nations: Prepare for war!1 Rouse the warriors!2 Let all the fighting men draw near and attack.

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10 Beat your plowshares into swords and your pruning hooks3 into spears.4 Let the weakling5 say, "I am strong!"6

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11 Come quickly, all you nations from every side, and assemble7 there. Bring down your warriors,8 O LORD!

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12 "Let the nations be roused; let them advance into the Valley of Jehoshaphat,9 for there I will sit to judge10 all the nations on every side.

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      13 Swing the sickle,11 for the harvest12 is ripe. Come, trample the grapes,13 for the winepress14 is full and the vats overflow-- so great is their wickedness!"

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      14 Multitudes,15 multitudes in the valley16 of decision! For the day of the LORD 17 is near in the valley of decision.18

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      15 The sun and moon will be darkened, and the stars no longer shine.19

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      16 The LORD will roar20 from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem;21 the earth and the sky will tremble.22 But the LORD will be a refuge23 for his people, a stronghold24 for the people of Israel.

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      Blessings for God's People

      17 "Then you will know25 that I, the LORD your God,26 dwell in Zion,27 my holy hill.28 Jerusalem will be holy;29 never again will foreigners invade her.30

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