33 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah became king in his place.

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The Lord’s Day of Vengeance

63 Who is this coming from Edom(A)
in crimson-stained garments from Bozrah—
this One who is splendid in His apparel,
rising up proudly[a] in His great might?

It is I, proclaiming vindication,[b]
powerful to save.

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 63:1 Syr, Vg read apparel, striding forward
  2. Isaiah 63:1 Or righteousness

13 For by Myself I have sworn”—this is the Lord’s declaration—“Bozrah[a] will become a desolation, a disgrace, a ruin, and a curse, and all her cities will become ruins forever.”(A)

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Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 49:13 = Edom’s capital

22 Look! It will be like an eagle soaring upward, then swooping down and spreading its wings over Bozrah. In that day the hearts of Edom’s warriors will be like the heart of a woman with contractions.(A)

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