Why is Bible engagement down in the digital age? Bible Gateway's Rachel Barach shares some insight.
4:1 shall set them ablaze. Two images of fire are used in Malachi to describe the Lord: a refining fire (3:2) and a destroying fire (4:1).
root nor branch. The wicked are compared to a tree (Amos 2:9) that will be consumed down to the roots, totally destroyed.