1 The word of Yahweh which was addressed to Zephaniah son of Cushi, son of Gedaliah, son of Amariah, son of Hezekiah, in the days of Josiah son of Amon king of Judah.
Jer 1:2 2Chr 34:1-33 2Kgs 22:1-20 2Pet 1:19 2Tim 3:16 Ezek 1:3 Hos 1:1
2 I shall sweep away everything off the face of the earth, declares Yahweh.
2Kgs 22:16-17 Mic 7:13 2Chr 36:21 Ezek 33:27-29 Gen 6:7 Isa 6:11 Jer 6:8-9
3 I shall sweep away humans and animals, the birds of the air and the fish of the sea, I shall topple the wicked and wipe all people off the face of the earth -declares Yahweh.
Hos 4:3 Ezek 7:19 Ezek 14:3-7 Ezek 14:13-21 Ezek 15:6-8 Hos 14:3 Hos 14:8
4 I shall raise my hand against Judah and against all who live in Jerusalem, and from this place I will wipe out Baal's remnant, the very name of his priests,
Hos 10:5 2Kgs 23:4-5 2Chr 34:4 2Kgs 21:13 Exod 15:12 Isa 14:26-27 Jer 6:12
5 and those who prostrate themselves on the roofs before the array of heaven, and those who prostrate themselves before Yahweh but swear by Milcom,
1Kgs 11:33 2Kgs 17:33 Jer 19:13 1Kgs 18:21 2Kgs 17:41 2Kgs 23:12 Amos 5:26
6 and those who have turned their back on Yahweh, who do not seek Yahweh and do not consult him.
Isa 1:4 Jer 2:13 Jer 2:17 Jer 15:6 Hos 11:7 Isa 9:13 1Sam 15:11
7 Silence before Lord Yahweh, for the Day of Yahweh is near! Yahweh has prepared a sacrifice, he has consecrated his guests.
Hab 2:20 Isa 34:6 Jer 46:10 Zech 2:13 Zeph 1:14 1Sam 16:5 Isa 13:6
8 On the Day of Yahweh's sacrifice, I shall punish the courtiers, the royal princes and all who dress in outlandish clothes.
Isa 24:21 2Kgs 10:22 2Kgs 23:30-34 2Kgs 24:12-13 2Kgs 25:6-7 2Kgs 25:19-21 Deut 22:5
9 On that day I shall punish all who go up the Step and fill the Temple of their lords, with violence and deceit.
1Sam 5:5 Amos 3:10 1Sam 2:15-16 2Kgs 5:20-27 Acts 16:19 Neh 5:15 Prov 29:12
10 On that Day -- declares Yahweh -- uproar will be heard from the Fish Gate, wailing from the New Quarter and a great crash from the hills.
2Chr 33:14 2Kgs 22:14 Amos 8:3 Isa 22:4-5 Jer 4:19-21 Neh 3:3 2Chr 3:1
11 Wail, you who live in the Hollow, for it is all over with the merchants, all the money-bags have been wiped out!
Jas 5:1 Ezek 21:12 Hos 12:7-8 Jer 25:34 Hos 9:6 Jer 4:8 Joel 1:5
12 When that time comes I shall search Jerusalem by lamplight and punish the men stagnating over the remains of their wine, who say in their hearts, 'Yahweh can do nothing, either good or bad.'
Amos 6:1 Jer 48:11 Ezek 8:12 Amos 9:1-3 Ezek 9:9 Mal 3:14-15 Ps 94:7
13 For this, their wealth will be looted and their houses laid in ruins; they will build houses but not live in them, they will plant vineyards but not drink their wine.
Amos 5:11 Mic 6:15 Deut 28:30 Deut 28:39 Ezek 7:21 Jer 15:13 Deut 28:51
14 The great Day of Yahweh is near, near, and coming with great speed. How bitter the sound of the Day of Yahweh, the Day when the warrior shouts his cry of war.
Ezek 30:3 Joel 2:11 Zeph 1:7 Ezek 7:12 Mal 4:5 Isa 33:7 Jer 30:7
15 That Day is a day of retribution, a day of distress and tribulation, a day of ruin and of devastation, a day of darkness and gloom, a day of cloud and thick fog,
Joel 2:2 Isa 22:5 Amos 5:18-20 2Pet 3:7 Jer 30:7 Job 3:4-8 Joel 2:11
16 a day of trumpet blast and battle cry against fortified town and high corner-tower.
Isa 2:12-15 Amos 3:6 Hos 8:1 Jer 4:19-20 Hab 1:6-10 Hab 3:6 Hos 5:8
17 I shall bring such distress on humanity that they will grope their way like the blind for having sinned against Yahweh. Their blood will be poured out like mud, yes, their corpses like dung;
Mic 7:13 Ps 83:10 2Kgs 9:33-37 2Pet 1:9 Amos 4:10 Dan 9:5-19 Deut 28:28-29
18 nor will their silver or gold be able to save them. On the Day of Yahweh's anger, by the fire of his jealousy, the whole earth will be consumed. For he will destroy, yes, annihilate everyone living on earth.
Zeph 3:8 Ezek 7:19 Prov 11:4 Zeph 1:2-3 Gen 6:7 Isa 24:1-12 Deut 31:17