Nahum 1 Commentary

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Nahum 1:1

The prophet Nahum receives a revelation from God concerning Nineveh.

Nahum 1:2-8

The prophet Nahum describes the character of God, who acts as an avenging warrior to punish Nineveh and deliver Judah.

Nahum 1:9-11

Nahum states that the Ninevites will fall under God’s judgment because they have made evil plans against the LORD and His covenant people.

Nahum 1:12-15

Nahum encourages the people of Judah to rejoice because God will destroy Nineveh to give them peace and freedom.