Nahum 2:1-3 NIV

Nineveh to Fall

1 An attacker1 advances against you, [Nineveh]. Guard the fortress, watch the road, brace yourselves, marshal all your strength!

References for Nahum 2:1

2 The LORD will restore2 the splendor3 of Jacob like the splendor of Israel, though destroyers have laid them waste and have ruined their vines.

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3 The shields of his soldiers are red; the warriors are clad in scarlet.4 The metal on the chariots flashes on the day they are made ready; the spears of pine are brandished.a

References for Nahum 2:3

    • a 2:3 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Syriac / "the horsemen rush to and fro"