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1:1 The burden of Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite.
1:2 God is jealous, and the LORD revenges; the LORD revenges, and is furious;
the LORD will take vengeance on his adversaries, and he reserves wrath for his
1:3 The LORD is slow to anger, and great in power, and will not at all acquit
the wicked: the LORD has his way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the
clouds are the dust of his feet.
1:4 He rebukes the sea, and makes it dry, and dries up all the rivers: Bashan
languishes, and Carmel, and the flower of Lebanon languishes.
1:5 The mountains quake at him, and the hills melt, and the earth is burned
at his presence, yea, the world, and all that dwell therein.
1:6 Who can stand before his indignation? and who can abide in the fierceness
of his anger? his fury is poured out like fire, and the rocks are thrown down
1:7 The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knows them
that trust in him.
1:8 But with a surpassing flood he will make an utter end of the place thereof,
and darkness shall pursue his enemies.
1:9 What do all of you imagine against the LORD? he will make an utter end:
affliction shall not rise up the second time.
1:10 For while they be folded together as thorns, and while they are drunken
as drunkards, they shall be devoured as stubble fully dry.
1:11 There is one come out of you, that imagines evil against the LORD, a
1:12 Thus says the LORD; Though they be quiet, and likewise many, yet thus
shall they be cut down, when he shall pass through. Though I have afflicted
you, I will afflict you no more.
1:13 For now will I break his yoke from off you, and will burst your bonds
1:14 And the LORD has given a commandment concerning you, that no more of
your name be sown: out of the house of your gods will I cut off the graven image
and the molten image: I will make your grave; for you are vile.
1:15 Behold upon the mountains the feet of him that brings good tidings,
that publishes peace! O Judah, keep your solemn feasts, perform your vows: for
the wicked shall no more pass through you; he is utterly cut off.