Obadiah 1
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  • Verse 3

    The pride of thine heart hath deceived thee, thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, whose habitation is high; that saith in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground?

    Proverbs 16:18; 18:12; 29:23; Isaiah 10:14-16; 16:6; Jeremiah 48:29,30; 49:16; Malachi 1:4
    2 Kings 14:7; 2 Chronicles 25:12
    Isaiah 14:13-15; 47:7,8; Jeremiah 49:4; Revelation 18:7,8

  • Verse 4

    Though thou exalt thyself as the eagle, and though thou set thy nest among the stars, thence will I bring thee down, saith the LORD.

    Job 20:6,7; 39:27,28; Jeremiah 49:16; Habakkuk 2:9
    Isaiah 14:12-15; Jeremiah 51:53; Amos 9:2

  • Verse 5

    If thieves came to thee, if robbers by night, (how art thou cut off!) would they not have stolen till they had enough? if the grapegatherers came to thee, would they not leave some grapes?

    if robbers
    Jeremiah 49:9
    2 Samuel 1:19; Isaiah 14:12; Jeremiah 50:23; Lamentations 1:1; Zephaniah 2:15; Revelation 18:10
    if the
    Deuteronomy 24:21; Isaiah 17:6; 24:13; Micah 7:1
    some grapes
    or, gleanings.

  • Verse 6

    How are the things of Esau searched out! how are his hidden things sought up!

    are the
    Psalms 139:1; Isaiah 10:13,14; 45:3; Jeremiah 49:10; 50:37; Matthew 6:19,20
    how are his
    Daniel 2:22

  • Verse 7

    All the men of thy confederacy have brought thee even to the border: the men that were at peace with thee have deceived thee, and prevailed against thee; they that eat thy bread have laid a wound under thee: there is none understanding in him.

    the men of
    The Chaldeans, whose agents they became in persecuting the Jews.
    Psalms 55:12,13; Jeremiah 4:30; 30:14; Lamentations 1:19; Ezekiel 23:22-25; Revelation 17:12-17
    men that were at peace with thee
    Heb. men of thy peace.
    Jeremiah 20:10; 38:22; *margins
    they that eat thy bread
    Heb. the men of thy bread.
    Psalms 41:9; John 13:18
    there is
    Isaiah 19:11-14; 27:11; Jeremiah 49:7; Hosea 13:13
    in him
    or, of it.

  • Verse 8

    Shall I not in that day, saith the LORD, even destroy the wise men out of Edom, and understanding out of the mount of Esau?

    Job 5:12-14; Psalms 33:10; Isaiah 19:3,13,14; 29:14; 1 Corinthians 3:19,20

  • Verse 9

    And thy mighty men, O Teman, shall be dismayed, to the end that every one of the mount of Esau may be cut off by slaughter.

    Psalms 76:5,6; Isaiah 19:16,17; Jeremiah 49:22; 50:36,37; Amos 2:16; Nahum 3:13
    Genesis 36:11; Job 2:11; Jeremiah 49:7,20; Ezekiel 25:13; Amos 1:12
    Isaiah 34:5-8; 63:1-3
    21; Deuteronomy 2:5