A A A A A
Bible Book List

Zephaniah 1:2-3 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The Great Day of the Lord

I will completely sweep away everything
from the face of the earth
this is the Lord’s declaration.
I will sweep away people and animals;
I will sweep away the birds of the sky
and the fish of the sea,
and the ruins[a] along with the wicked.
I will cut off mankind
from the face of the earth.
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Footnotes:

  1. 1:3 Perhaps objects connected with idolatry
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The Christian Standard Bible. Copyright © 2017 by Holman Bible Publishers. Used by permission. Christian Standard Bible®, and CSB® are federally registered trademarks of Holman Bible Publishers, all rights reserved.

Zephaniah 1:2-3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Coming Judgment on Judah

I will utterly sweep away everything
    from the face of the earth, says the Lord.
I will sweep away humans and animals;
    I will sweep away the birds of the air
    and the fish of the sea.
I will make the wicked stumble.[a]
    I will cut off humanity
    from the face of the earth, says the Lord.

Footnotes:

  1. Zephaniah 1:3 Cn: Heb sea, and those who cause the wicked to stumble
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Viewing of
Cross references
Footnotes