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Zephaniah 1
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  • Verse 3

    I will consume man and beast; I will consume the fowls of the heaven, and the fishes of the sea, and the stumblingblocks with the wicked; and I will cut off man from off the land, saith the LORD.

    consume man
    Jeremiah 4:23-29; 12:4; Hosea 4:3
    stumbling-blocks
    or, idols.
    Isaiah 27:9; Ezekiel 7:19; 14:3-7; 44:12; Hosea 14:3,8; Micah 5:11-14; Zechariah 13:2; Matthew 23:39; Revelation 2:14
    and I
    Ezekiel 14:13-21; 15:6-8


  • Verse 4

    I will also stretch out mine hand upon Judah, and upon all the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and I will cut off the remnant of Baal from this place, and the name of the Chemarims with the priests;

    stretch
    Exodus 15:12; 2 Kings 21:13; Isaiah 14:26,27
    the remnant
    "Fulfilled."
    2 Kings 23:4,5; 2 Chronicles 34:4
    the Chemarims
    Hosea 10:5; *marg:


  • Verse 5

    And them that worship the host of heaven upon the housetops; and them that worship and that swear by the LORD, and that swear by Malcham;

    worship
    2 Kings 23:12; Jeremiah 19:13; 32:29
    and them
    1 Kings 18:21; 2 Kings 17:33,41; Matthew 6:24
    and that
    Deuteronomy 10:20; Isaiah 48:1; Jeremiah 4:2; Hosea 4:15
    by the Lord
    or, to the Lord.
    Isaiah 44:5; 45:23; Romans 14:11
    swear by
    Joshua 23:7
    Malcham
    1 Kings 11:33
    Milcom
    Amos 5:26
    Moloch


  • Verse 6

    And them that are turned back from the LORD; and those that have not sought the LORD, nor enquired for him.

    turned
    1 Samuel 15:11; Psalms 36:3; 125:5; Isaiah 1:4; Jeremiah 2:13,17; 3:10; 15:6; Ezekiel 3:20; Hosea 4:15,16; 11:7; Hebrews 10:38,39; 2 Peter 2:18-22
    and those
    Psalms 10:4; 14:2,3; Isaiah 43:22; Hosea 7:7; Romans 3:11; Hebrews 2:3


  • Verse 7

    Hold thy peace at the presence of the Lord GOD: for the day of the LORD is at hand: for the LORD hath prepared a sacrifice, he hath bid his guests.

    thy
    1 Samuel 2:9,10; Job 40:4,5; Psalms 46:10; 76:8,9; Isaiah 6:5; Amos 6:10; Habakkuk 2:20; Zechariah 2:13; Romans 3:19; 9:20
    for the day
    14; Isaiah 2:12; 13:6; Ezekiel 7:7,10; Joel 2:1,2,11,31; Amos 5:18-20; Malachi 4:1; Philippians 4:5; 2 Peter 3:10-12
    for the Lord
    Isaiah 34:6; Jeremiah 46:10; Ezekiel 39:17-20; Revelation 19:17,18
    he hath
    Proverbs 9:1-6; Matthew 22:4; Luke 14:16,17
    bid
    Heb. sanctified, or prepared.
    1 Samuel 16:5; 20:26; Colossians 1:12


  • Verse 8

    And it shall come to pass in the day of the LORD'S sacrifice, that I will punish the princes, and the king's children, and all such as are clothed with strange apparel.

    punish
    Heb. visit upon.
    Isaiah 10:12; 24:21; *margins
    the princes
    2 Kings 23:30-34; 24:12,13; 25:6,7,19-21; Isaiah 39:7; Jeremiah 22:11-19,24-30; Jeremiah 39:6,7
    strange
    Deuteronomy 22:5; 2 Kings 10:22; Isaiah 3:18-24


  • Verse 9

    In the same day also will I punish all those that leap on the threshold, which fill their masters' houses with violence and deceit.

    those
    Or, "that leap over the threshold," by which is probably meant the Philistines, who, after the time that Dagon fell before the ark and was broken on the threshold, leaped over it when entering his temple.
    leap
    1 Samuel 5:5
    which
    1 Samuel 2:15,16; 2 Kings 5:20-27; Nehemiah 5:15; Proverbs 29:12; Acts 16:19