it is approaching very rapidly!
There will be a bitter sound on the Lord’s day of judgment;
at that time warriors will cry out in battle. 2
a day of distress and hardship,
a day of devastation and ruin,
a day of darkness and gloom,
a day of clouds and dark skies,
Judgment will fall on 6 the fortified cities and the high corner towers.
2 tn Heb “the sound of the day of the
3 tn Heb “a day of wrath.” The word “God’s” is supplied in the translation for clarification.
4 tn Heb “a ram’s horn.” By metonymy the Hebrew text mentions the trumpet (“ram’s horn”) in place of the sound it produces (“trumpet blasts”).
5 sn This description of the day of the
6 tn Heb “against.” The words “judgment will fall” are supplied in the translation for clarification.