Malachi 1:2 NAS

2 "I have 1loved you," says the LORD. But you say, "How have You loved us?" "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I 2have loved Jacob;

References for Malachi 1:2

Study tools for Malachi 1:2

  • a 1:1 - Lit "burden"
  • b 1:1 - Or "My messenger"
  • c 1:4 - Or "rebuild the ruins"
  • d 1:4 - Lit "border of wickedness"
  • e 1:4 - Or "whom the LORD has cursed"
  • f 1:5 - Or "will be great"
  • g 1:5 - Or "territory"
  • h 1:6 - Lit "fear"
  • i 1:7 - Lit "bread"
  • j 1:8 - Lit "Offer it, please"
  • k 1:9 - Lit "entreat, please"
  • l 1:9 - Lit "This has been from your hand"
  • m 1:10 - Or "doors"
  • n 1:10 - Lit "your hand"
  • o 1:13 - Lit "Behold" it is "weariness"
  • p 1:14 - Or "revered"
  • q 1:14 - Or "Gentiles"