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Obadiah 1:5 NLT

5 “If thieves came at night and robbed you (what a disaster awaits you!), they would not take everything. Those who harvest grapes always leave a few for the poor. But your enemies will wipe you out completely!

Study tools for Obadiah 1:5

  • a 1:6 - Hebrew Esau; also in 8b, 9, 18, 19, 21.
  • b 1:10 - Hebrew your brother Jacob. The names “Jacob” and “Israel” are often interchanged throughout the Old Testament, referring sometimes to the individual patriarch and sometimes to the nation.
  • c 1:17 - Hebrew Mount Zion.
  • d 1:17 - Hebrew house of Jacob; also in 18. See note on 10.
  • e 1:19 - Hebrew the Shephelah.
  • f 1:20 - Hebrew in Sepharad.
  • g 1:21 - As in Greek and Syriac versions; Hebrew reads Rescuers.
  • h 1:21 - Or from.