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Nahum

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  • 1 A prophecy concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite.

  • 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 vents his wrath against his enemies.

  • 3 The LORD is slow to anger but 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 7 The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him,

  • 8 but with an overwhelming flood he will make an end of Nineveh; he will pursue his foes into the realm of darkness.

  • 9 Whatever they plot against the LORDhe will bring to an end; trouble will not come a second time.

  • 10 They will be entangled among thorns and drunk from their wine; they will be consumed like dry stubble.

  • 11 From you, Nineveh, has one come forth who plots evil against the LORDand devises wicked plans.

  • 12 This is what the LORD says: “Although they have allies and are numerous, they will be destroyed and pass away. Although I have afflicted you, Judah, I will afflict you no more.

  • 13 Now I will break their yoke from your neck and tear your shackles away.”

  • 14 The LORD has given a command concerning you, Nineveh: “You will have no descendants to bear your name. I will destroy the images and idols that are in the temple of your gods. I will prepare your grave, for you are vile.”

  • 15 Look, there on the mountains, the feet of one who brings good news, who proclaims peace! Celebrate your festivals, Judah, and fulfill your vows. No more will the wicked invade you; they will be completely destroyed.

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

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

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

  • 4 The chariots storm through the streets, rushing back and forth through the squares. They look like flaming torches; they dart about like lightning.

  • 5 Nineveh summons her picked troops, yet they stumble on their way. They dash to the city wall; the protective shield is put in place.

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