Zephaniah 3:9-20 The Conversion of the Nations 9 “For at that time I will change the speech of the peoples     to a pure speech, that all of them may call upon the name of the Lord     and serve him with one accord. 10 From beyond the rivers of Cush     my worshipers, the daughter of my dispersed ones,     shall bring my offering. 11 “On that day you shall not be put to shame     because of the deeds by which you have rebelled against me; for then I will remove from your midst     your proudly exultant ones, and you shall no longer be haughty     in my holy mountain. 12 But IRead More →

Zephaniah 2:1-15 Judgment on Judah’s Enemies 2 Gather together, yes, gather,     O shameless nation, 2 before the decree takes effect[a]     —before the day passes away like chaff— before there comes upon you     the burning anger of the Lord, before there comes upon you     the day of the anger of the Lord. 3 Seek the Lord, all you humble of the land,     who do his just commands;[b] seek righteousness; seek humility;     perhaps you may be hidden     on the day of the anger of the Lord. 4 For Gaza shall be deserted,     and Ashkelon shall become a desolation; Ashdod’s people shall be driven out at noon,     and Ekron shall be uprooted.Read More →

Zephaniah 1:12-2:2 12 At that time I will search Jerusalem with lamps,     and I will punish the men who are complacent,[a]     those who say in their hearts, ‘The Lord will not do good,     nor will he do ill.’ 13 Their goods shall be plundered,     and their houses laid waste. Though they build houses,     they shall not inhabit them; though they plant vineyards,     they shall not drink wine from them.” 14 The great day of the Lord is near,     near and hastening fast; the sound of the day of the Lord is bitter;     the mighty man cries aloud there. 15 A day of wrath is that day,     a day ofRead More →

Zephaniah 1:4-12 4 “I will stretch out my hand against Judah     and against all the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and I will cut off from this place the remnant of Baal     and the name of the idolatrous priests along with the priests, 5 those who bow down on the roofs     to the host of the heavens, those who bow down and swear to the Lord     and yet swear by Milcom, 6 those who have turned back from following the Lord,     who do not seek the Lord or inquire of him.” The Day of the Lord Is Near 7 Be silent before the Lord God!     For the day of the LordRead More →

Zephaniah 1:2-5 The Coming Judgment on Judah 2 “I will utterly sweep away everything     from the face of the earth,” declares the Lord. 3 “I will sweep away man and beast;     I will sweep away the birds of the heavens     and the fish of the sea, and the rubble[a] with the wicked.     I will cut off mankind     from the face of the earth,” declares the Lord. 4 “I will stretch out my hand against Judah     and against all the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and I will cut off from this place the remnant of Baal     and the name of the idolatrous priests along with the priests, 5 those who bowRead More →

Zephaniah 1:1 1 The word of the Lord that came to Zephaniah the son of Cushi, son of Gedaliah, son of Amariah, son of Hezekiah, in the days of Josiah the son of Amon, king of Judah. Click Here to check out Dr. McGee’s Notes on Zephaniah Thru the Bible takes listeners through the entire Bible in just five years, threading back and forth between the Old and New Testaments. You can begin the study at any time. When we’ve concluded Revelation, we’ll start over again in Genesis, so if you’re with us for five years you won’t miss any part of the Bible.Read More →