Biblical Commentary

  • Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18

    Zephaniah 1:13. I will search Jerusalem and punish those who say in their heart, "Yahweh will not do good, neither will he do evil." Their wealth will become a spoil. They will build houses, but won't inhabit them. They will plant vineyards, but won't drink their wine.

  • Zephaniah 2:3; 3:12-13

    Zephaniah 2:3. Seek Yahweh, all you humble of the land, who have kept his ordinances. Seek righteousness. Seek humility. It may be that you will be hidden in the day of Yahweh's anger.

  • Zephaniah 3:14-20

    Zephaniah 3:15. Sing, daughter of Zion! Shout, Israel! Be glad and rejoice with all your heart, daughter of Jerusalem. Yahweh has taken away your judgments. He has thrown out your enemy. The King of Israel, Yahweh, is in the midst of you.