9 Whatever you 1devise against the LORD, He will make a 2complete end of it. Distress will not rise up twice.
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10 Like tangled 3thorns, And like those who are 4drunken with their drink, They are 5consumed As stubble completely withered.
11 From you has gone forth One who 6plotted evil against the LORD, A a7wicked counselor.
References for Nahum 1:11
    • d 1:11 - Or "worthless;" Heb "Belial"
      12 Thus says the LORD, "Though they are at full strength and likewise many, Even so, they will be 8cut off and pass away. Though I have afflicted you, I will afflict you 9no longer.
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      13 "So now, I will 10break his yoke bar from upon you, And I will tear off your shackles."
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      14 The LORD has issued a command concerning byou: "cYour name will 11no longer be perpetuated. I will cut off d12idol and eimage From the house of your gods. I will prepare your 13grave, For you are contemptible."
      References for Nahum 1:14
        • e 1:14 - I.e. the king of Nineveh
        • f 1:14 - Lit "No more of your name will be sown"
        • g 1:14 - Or "a graven image"
        • h 1:14 - Lit "cast" metal "image"
          15 fBehold, 14on the mountains the feet of him who brings good news, Who announces peace! 15Celebrate your feasts, O Judah; Pay your vows. For 16never * again will the gwicked one pass through you; He is 17cut off completely.
          References for Nahum 1:15
            • i 1:15 - Ch 2:1 in Heb
            • j 1:15 - Or "worthless one;" Heb "Belial"