Nahum 1:7-12 NIV

7 The LORD is good,1 a refuge in times of trouble.2 He cares for3 those who trust in him,4

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8 but with an overwhelming flood5 he will make an end of [Nineveh]; he will pursue his foes into darkness.

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9 Whatever they plot6 against the LORD hea will bring to an end; trouble will not come a second time.

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    • a 1:9 - Or "What do you foes plot against the Lord? / He"
      10 They will be entangled among thorns7 and drunk8 from their wine; they will be consumed like dry stubble.b9

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        • b 1:10 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this verse is uncertain.
          11 From you, [O Nineveh, ] has one come forth who plots evil against the LORD and counsels wickedness.
          12 This is what the LORD says: "Although they have allies and are numerous, they will be cut off10 and pass away. Although I have afflicted you, [O Judah, ] I will afflict you no more.11

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