Obadiah 1:1-9 - Edom Will Be Humbled
1 The vision of Obadiah.
Thus says the Lord
You are greatly despised.
You who live in the clefts of
In the loftiness of your dwelling place,
Who say in your heart,
Though you set your nest among the
From there I will bring you down,” declares the Lord.
O how you will be ruined!—
Would they not steal only
If grape gatherers came to you,
And his hidden treasures searched out!
Will send you forth to the border,
And the men at peace with you
Will deceive you and overpower you.
They who eat your
Will set an ambush for you.
And understanding from the mountain of Esau?
So that everyone may be