punishes the people in Edom
All you people, think about what I am saying to you.
Hear me, all the earth, and everything that is in it.
Listen, all the world, and all that comes from it.
And he is right to be very angry against all their armies.
The Lord will destroy them.
He will send them to their deaths.
The dead bodies will fill the air with a very bad smell.
Their blood will go down on the mountains.
And the skies will close up like a book.
And all their armies will fall
like leaves that fall from a
They will fall like the fruit called figs from a fig tree.
it will come down on Edom.
There are people there that I have decided to kill.
He will put it into blood. He will cover it with meat.
It is the blood of young sheep and goats.
It is the meat from inside male sheep.
Yes! The Lord is right to make a
He will kill many people in the country called Edom.
Blood will go into their land.
Meat will go into their earth.
And he is right to do that.
It will be a year when the Lord helps
And it will be a year when he
Its ground will turn into
Its land will become
Smoke from the fire will rise up for a long time.
The land will be empty from one century to the next century.
Nobody will ever pass through it again.
And the Lord will pull over it a line that measures.
It will make it without shape.
He will pull over it a special line that will make it empty.
And all its officers will
The country will be a home for
And wild goats will make a noise to each other.
Also, the bad female
And she will find for herself a place in which to stay.
And she will keep her eggs there until they become baby birds.
And she will keep them safe under the shadow of her
‘They will all be there.
Not one of them will be without her
The Lord's mouth has said that those things must happen. So they will happen.
And his hand will give those places to them with the line that measures.
They will have that country always.
They will live in it from one century to the next century.’