Zephaniah 1:4-9 NRS

4 I will stretch out my hand against Judah, and against all the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and I will cut off from this place every remnant of Baal and the name of the idolatrous priests; a

References for Zephaniah 1:4

    • b 1:4 - Compare Gk: Heb [the idolatrous priests with the priests]
      5 those who bow down on the roofs to the host of the heavens; those who bow down and swear to the Lord, but also swear by Milcom; b

      References for Zephaniah 1:5

        • c 1:5 - Gk Mss Syr Vg: Heb [Malcam] (or, [their king])
          6 those who have turned back from following the Lord, who have not sought the Lord or inquired of him.
          7 Be silent before the Lord God! For the day of the Lord is at hand; the Lord has prepared a sacrifice, he has consecrated his guests.
          8 And on the day of the Lord's sacrifice I will punish the officials and the king's sons and all who dress themselves in foreign attire.
          9 On that day I will punish all who leap over the threshold, who fill their master's house with violence and fraud.