Zephaniah 2:1-6 NRS

1 Gather together, gather, O shameless nation,
2 before you are driven away like the drifting chaff, a before there comes upon you the fierce anger of the Lord, before there comes upon you the day of the Lord's wrath.

References for Zephaniah 2:2

    • e 2:2 - Cn Compare Gk Syr: Heb [before a decree is born; like chaff a day has passed away]
      3 Seek the Lord, all you humble of the land, who do his commands; seek righteousness, seek humility; perhaps you may be hidden on the day of the Lord's wrath.
      4 For Gaza shall be deserted, and Ashkelon shall become a desolation; Ashdod's people shall be driven out at noon, and Ekron shall be uprooted.
      5 Ah, inhabitants of the seacoast, you nation of the Cherethites! The word of the Lord is against you, O Canaan, land of the Philistines; and I will destroy you until no inhabitant is left.
      6 And you, O seacoast, shall be pastures, meadows for shepherds and folds for flocks.