The Book of Nahum

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2:9 Take silver, take gold; for there is no end to the store; take for yourselves a weight of things to be desired.

3:8 Are you better than No-amon, seated on the Nile streams, with waters all round her; whose wall was the sea and her earthwork the waters?

1:7 The Lord is good, a strong place in the day of trouble; and he has knowledge of those who take him for their safe cover.

1:2 The Lord is a God who takes care of his honour and gives punishment for wrong; the Lord gives punishment and is angry; the Lord sends punishment on those who are against him, being angry with his haters.

2:4 The war-carriages are rushing through the streets, pushing against one another in the wide ways, looking like burning lights, running like thunder-flames.

2:6 The river doorways are forced open, and the king's house is flowing away.

2:7 And the queen is uncovered, she is taken away and her servant-girls are weeping like the sound of doves, hammering on their breasts.

2:11 Where is the lions' hole, the place where the young lions got their food, where the lion and the she-lion were walking with their young, without cause for fear?

3:2 The noise of the whip, and the noise of thundering wheels; horses rushing and war-carriages jumping,

2:3 The body-covers of his fighting men have been made red, the men of war are clothed in bright red: the war-carriages are like flames of fire in the day when he gets ready, the horses are shaking.

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