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Nahum 1:2 NIV

The LORD’s Anger Against Nineveh

2 The LORD is a jealous and avenging God; the LORD takes vengeance and is filled with wrath. The LORD takes vengeance on his foes and vents his wrath against his enemies.

References for Nahum 1:2

Study tools for Nahum 1:2

  • a 1:9 - Or "What do you foes plot against the " Lord"?" / "He will bring it"
  • b 1:10 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this verse is uncertain.
  • c 1:15 - In Hebrew texts this verse (1:15) is numbered 2:1.