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Nahum 1

CSB 1 The oracle concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite. NIV 1 An oracle concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite. CSB 2 The Lord is a jealous and avenging God; the Lord takes vengeance and is fierce in wrath. The Lord takes vengeance against His foes; He is furious with His enemies. NIV 2 The LORD is a jealous and avenging God; the LORD takes vengeance and is filled with wrath. The LORD takes vengeance on his foes and maintains his wrath against his enemies. CSB 3 The Lord is slow to anger but great in power; the Lord will never leave [the guilty] unpunished. His path is in the whirlwind and storm, and clouds are the dust beneath His feet. NIV 3 The LORD is slow to anger and great in power; the LORD will not leave the guilty unpunished. His way is in the whirlwind and the storm, and clouds are the dust of his feet. CSB 4 He rebukes the sea so that it dries up, and He makes all the rivers run dry. Bashan and Carmel wither; even the flower of Lebanon withers. NIV 4 He rebukes the sea and dries it up; he makes all the rivers run dry. Bashan and Carmel wither and the blossoms of Lebanon fade. CSB 5 The mountains quake before Him, and the hills melt; the earth trembles at His presence- the world and all who live in it. NIV 5 The mountains quake before him and the hills melt away. The earth trembles at his presence, the world and all who live in it. CSB 6 Who can withstand His indignation? Who can endure His burning anger? His wrath is poured out like fire, even rocks are shattered before Him. NIV 6 Who can withstand his indignation? Who can endure his fierce anger? His wrath is poured out like fire; the rocks are shattered before him. CSB 7 The Lord is good, a stronghold in a day of distress; He cares for those who take refuge in Him. NIV 7 The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him, CSB 8 But He will completely destroy Nineveh with an overwhelming flood, and He will chase His enemies into darkness. NIV 8 but with an overwhelming flood he will make an end of [Nineveh]; he will pursue his foes into darkness. CSB 9 Whatever you plot against the Lord, He will bring [it] to complete destruction; oppression will not rise up a second time. NIV 9 Whatever they plot against the LORD he will bring to an end; trouble will not come a second time. CSB 10 For they will be consumed like entangled thorns, like a drunkard's drink, and like straw that is fully dry. NIV 10 They will be entangled among thorns and drunk from their wine; they will be consumed like dry stubble. CSB 11 One has gone out from Nineveh, who plots evil against the Lord, and is a wicked counselor. NIV 11 From you, [O Nineveh, ] has one come forth who plots evil against the LORD and counsels wickedness. CSB 12 This is what the Lord says: Though they are strong and numerous, they will still be mowed down, and he will pass away. Though I have afflicted you, I will afflict you no longer. NIV 12 This is what the LORD says: "Although they have allies and are numerous, they will be cut off and pass away. Although I have afflicted you, [O Judah, ] I will afflict you no more. CSB 13 For I will now break off his yoke from you and tear off your shackles. NIV 13 Now I will break their yoke from your neck and tear your shackles away." CSB 14 The Lord has issued an order concerning you: There will be no offspring to carry on your name. I will eliminate the carved idol and cast image from the house of your gods; I will prepare your grave, for you are contemptible. NIV 14 The LORD has given a command concerning you, [Nineveh]: "You will have no descendants to bear your name. I will destroy the carved images and cast idols that are in the temple of your gods. I will prepare your grave, for you are vile." CSB 15 Look to the mountains- the feet of one bringing good news and proclaiming peace! Celebrate your festivals, Judah; fulfill your vows. For the wicked one will never again march through you; he will be entirely wiped out. NIV 15 Look, there on the mountains, the feet of one who brings good news, who proclaims peace! Celebrate your festivals, O Judah, and fulfill your vows. No more will the wicked invade you; they will be completely destroyed.