1 0 1 12 12 1:8 Of the place thereof: Viz., of Ninive. 1 8 1 12 12 1:11 Shall come forth one, etc: Some understand this of Sennacherib. But as his attempt against the people seems to have been prior to the prophecy of Nahum, we may better understand it of Holofernes. 1 11 1 12 12 1:12 Though they were perfect, etc: That is, however strong or numerous their forces may be, they shall be cut off; and their prince or leader shall pass away and disappear. 1 12 1 12 12 1:14 Will give a commandment: That is, a decree, concerning thee, O king of Ninive, thy seed shall fail, etc. 1 14 1 12 12 1:15 Belial: The wicked one, viz., the Assyrian. 1 15 1 12 12 Content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8 THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims: na 1:12

THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims

Notes on Prophecy of Nahum (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

1:12 Though they were perfect, etc: That is, however strong or numerous their forces may be, they shall be cut off; and their prince or leader shall pass away and disappear.



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