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Nahum 1

NIV 1 An 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. NIV 7 The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him, NIV 7 The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him, NIV 8 but with an overwhelming flood he will make an end of [Nineveh]; he will pursue his foes into darkness. NIV 8 but with an overwhelming flood he will make an end of [Nineveh]; he will pursue his foes into darkness. NIV 9 Whatever they plot against the LORD he will bring to an end; trouble will not come a second time. NIV 9 Whatever they plot against the LORD he will bring to an end; trouble will not come a second time. NIV 10 They will be entangled among thorns and drunk from their wine; they will be consumed like dry stubble. NIV 10 They will be entangled among thorns and drunk from their wine; they will be consumed like dry stubble. NIV 11 From you, [O Nineveh, ] has one come forth who plots evil against the LORD and counsels wickedness. NIV 11 From you, [O Nineveh, ] has one come forth who plots evil against the LORD and counsels wickedness. 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. 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. NIV 13 Now I will break their yoke from your neck and tear your shackles away." NIV 13 Now I will break their yoke from your neck and tear your shackles away." 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." 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." 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. 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.