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And your warriors will be shattered, O Teman, so that everyone[a] from the mountain of Esau will be cut off because of the slaughter!

Edom’s Treachery against Judah

10 “Because of the violence done to your brother Jacob, shame will cover you and you will be cut off forever. 11 On the day you stood nearby,[b] on the day strangers took[c] his wealth, and foreigners entered his gates and cast lots over Jerusalem, you were also like one of them.

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  1. Obadiah 1:9 Literally “each”
  2. Obadiah 1:11 Literally “the day of your standing nearby”
  3. Obadiah 1:11 Literally “the day of the taking captive by strangers”

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