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Obadiah 1

CEB 1 The vision of Obadiah. The LORD God proclaims concerning Edom: We have heard a message from the LORD— a messenger has been sent among the nations: "Rise up! Let us rise against her for battle!" NRS 1 The vision of Obadiah. Thus says the Lord God concerning Edom: We have heard a report from the Lord, and a messenger has been sent among the nations: "Rise up! Let us rise against it for battle!" CEB 2 Look now, I will make you of little importance among the nations; you will be totally despised. NRS 2 I will surely make you least among the nations; you shall be utterly despised. CEB 3 Your proud heart has tricked you— you who live in the cracks of the rock, whose dwelling is high above. You who say in your heart, "Who will bring me down to the ground?" NRS 3 Your proud heart has deceived you, you that live in the clefts of the rock, whose dwelling is in the heights. You say in your heart, "Who will bring me down to the ground?" CEB 4 Though you soar like the eagle, though your nest is set among the stars, I will bring you down from there, says the LORD. NRS 4 Though you soar aloft like the eagle, though your nest is set among the stars, from there I will bring you down, says the Lord. CEB 5 If thieves approach you, if robbers by night—how you've been devastated!— wouldn't they steal only what they wanted? If those who gather grapes came to you, wouldn't they leave some grapes? NRS 5 If thieves came to you, if plunderers by night —how you have been destroyed!— would they not steal only what they wanted? If grape-gatherers came to you, would they not leave gleanings? CEB 6 How Esau has been looted, his treasures taken away! NRS 6 How Esau has been pillaged, his treasures searched out! CEB 7 All those who were your allies have driven you to the border. Those who were on your side tricked you and triumphed over you. They are setting your own bread as a trap under you, but you don't see it coming. NRS 7 All your allies have deceived you, they have driven you to the border; your confederates have prevailed against you; those who ate your bread have set a trap for you— there is no understanding of it. CEB 8 Won't I on that day, says the LORD, destroy the wise from Edom and understanding from Mount Esau? NRS 8 On that day, says the Lord, I will destroy the wise out of Edom, and understanding out of Mount Esau. CEB 9 Your warriors will be shattered, Teman, and everyone from Mount Esau will be eliminated. NRS 9 Your warriors shall be shattered, O Teman, so that everyone from Mount Esau will be cut off. CEB 10 Because of the slaughter and violence done to your brother Jacob, shame will cover you, and you will be destroyed forever. NRS 10 For the slaughter and violence done to your brother Jacob, shame shall cover you, and you shall be cut off forever. CEB 11 You stood nearby, strangers carried off his wealth, and foreigners entered his gates and cast lots for Jerusalem; you too were like one of them. NRS 11 On the day that you stood aside, on the day that strangers carried off his wealth, and foreigners entered his gates and cast lots for Jerusalem, you too were like one of them. CEB 12 But you should have taken no pleasure over your brother on the day of his misery; you shouldn't have rejoiced over the people of Judah on the day of their devastation; you shouldn't have bragged on their day of hardship. NRS 12 But you should not have gloated over your brother on the day of his misfortune; you should not have rejoiced over the people of Judah on the day of their ruin; you should not have boasted on the day of distress. CEB 13 You shouldn't have entered the gate of my people on the day of their defeat; you shouldn't have even looked on his suffering on the day of his disaster; you shouldn't have stolen his possessions on the day of his distress. NRS 13 You should not have entered the gate of my people on the day of their calamity; you should not have joined in the gloating over Judah's disaster on the day of his calamity; you should not have looted his goods on the day of his calamity. CEB 14 You shouldn't have waited on the roads to destroy his escapees; you shouldn't have handed over his survivors on the day of defeat. NRS 14 You should not have stood at the crossings to cut off his fugitives; you should not have handed over his survivors on the day of distress. CEB 15 The day of the LORD is near against all the nations. As you have done, so it will be done to you; your actions will make you suffer! NRS 15 For the day of the Lord is near against all the nations. As you have done, it shall be done to you; your deeds shall return on your own head. CEB 16 Just as you have drunk on my holy mountain, so will all the nations around you drink; they will drink and swallow quickly, and they will be like they've never been before. NRS 16 For as you have drunk on my holy mountain, all the nations around you shall drink; they shall drink and gulp down, and shall be as though they had never been. CEB 17 But on Mount Zion there will be those who escape, and it will be holy; and the house of Jacob will drive out those who drove them out. NRS 17 But on Mount Zion there shall be those that escape, and it shall be holy; and the house of Jacob shall take possession of those who dispossessed them. CEB 18 The house of Jacob will be a fire, the house of Joseph a flame, and the house of Esau straw; they will burn them up completely, and there will be no one left of the house of Esau, for the LORD has spoken. NRS 18 The house of Jacob shall be a fire, the house of Joseph a flame, and the house of Esau stubble; they shall burn them and consume them, and there shall be no survivor of the house of Esau; for the Lord has spoken. CEB 19 Those of the arid southern plain will possess Mount Esau, and those of the western foothills, the land of the Philistines; they will possess the land of Ephraim and the land of Samaria, and Benjamin will possess Gilead. NRS 19 Those of the Negeb shall possess Mount Esau, and those of the Shephelah the land of the Philistines; they shall possess the land of Ephraim and the land of Samaria, and Benjamin shall possess Gilead. CEB 20 Those who remain of the Israelites will possess the land of the Canaanites as far as Zarephath; and those left from Jerusalem and who are now living in Sepharad will possess the cities of the arid southern plain. NRS 20 The exiles of the Israelites who are in Halah shall possess Phoenicia as far as Zarephath; and the exiles of Jerusalem who are in Sepharad shall possess the towns of the Negeb. CEB 21 The deliverers will go up to Mount Zion to rule Mount Esau, and the kingdom will be the LORD's. NRS 21 Those who have been saved shall go up to Mount Zion to rule Mount Esau; and the kingdom shall be the Lord's.

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