Nahum 3 Commentary

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Nahum 3:1-4

The prophet Nahum pronounces judgment on Nineveh because of the ferocity of her wars and her wicked influence on other nations.

Nahum 3:5-7

The LORD announces that He will expose Nineveh to cause her to experience shame and destruction.

Nahum 3:8-13

The prophet Nahum draws a lesson from Assyria’s history to predict the destruction of Nineveh.

Nahum 3:14-19

Nahum describes Nineveh’s final destruction and uses irony to urge her to get ready for the coming siege.