Malachi 4 GNT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The Lord Almighty says, "The day is coming when all proud and evil people will burn like straw. On that day they will burn up, and there will be nothing left of them. 1 "Surely the day is coming; it will burn like a furnace. All the arrogant and every evildoer will be stubble, and that day that is coming will set them on fire," says the LORD Almighty. "Not a root or a branch will be left to them.
2 But for you who obey me, my saving power will rise on you like the sun and bring healing like the sun's rays. You will be as free and happy as calves let out of a stall. 2 But for you who revere my name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings. And you will go out and leap like calves released from the stall.
3 On the day when I act, you will overcome the wicked, and they will be like dust under your feet. 3 Then you will trample down the wicked; they will be ashes under the soles of your feet on the day when I do these things," says the LORD Almighty.
4 "Remember the teachings of my servant Moses, the laws and commands which I gave him at Mount Sinai for all the people of Israel to obey. 4 "Remember the law of my servant Moses, the decrees and laws I gave him at Horeb for all Israel.
5 "But before the great and terrible day of the Lord comes, I will send you the prophet Elijah. 5 "See, I will send you the prophet Elijah before that great and dreadful day of the LORD comes.
6 He will bring fathers and children together again; otherwise I would have to come and destroy your country." 6 He will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers; or else I will come and strike the land with a curse."