Nahum – Chapter 3

The Bible – Old Testament Nahum    Index Int. 1. 2. 3. Chapter 3 1 Woe to the bloody city, all lies, full of plunder, whose looting never stops! 2 The crack of the whip, the rumbling sounds of wheels; horses a-gallop, chariots bounding, 3 Cavalry charging, The flame of the sword, the flash of… Seguir leyendo Nahum – Chapter 3

Nahum – Chapter 2

The Bible – Old Testament Nahum    Index Int. 1. 2. 3. Chapter 2 1 See, upon the mountains there advances the bearer of good news, announcing peace! Celebrate your feasts, O Judah, fulfill your vows! For nevermore shall you be invaded by the scoundrel; he is completely destroyed. 2 1 The hammer comes up against… Seguir leyendo Nahum – Chapter 2

Nahum – Chapter 1

The Bible – Old Testament Nahum    Index Int. 1. 2. 3. Chapter 1 1 Oracle about Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum of Elkosh. 2 1 2 A jealous and avenging God is the LORD, an avenger is the LORD, and angry; The LORD brings vengeance on his adversaries, and lays up wrath for… Seguir leyendo Nahum – Chapter 1

Nahum – Introduction

The Bible – Old Testament Nahum    Index Int. 1. 2. 3. Introduction Shortly before the fall of Nineveh in 612 B.C., Nahum uttered his prophecy against the hated city. To understand the prophet’s exultant outburst of joy over the impending destruction it is necessary to recall the savage cruelty of Assyria, which had made… Seguir leyendo Nahum – Introduction