Who can really fathom the intensity of your anger? 1 Your raging fury causes people to fear you. 2
א (Alef) 1 I am the man 2 who has experienced 3 affliction from the rod 4 of his wrath.
I granted 1 you a king in my anger, and I will take him away in my wrath!
that the evil man is spared from the day of his misfortune, that he is delivered 1 from the day of God’s wrath?
Scatter abroad 1 the abundance 2 of your anger. Look at every proud man 3 and bring him low;
You withdrew all your fury; you turned back from your raging anger. 1
Wealth does not profit in the day of wrath, 1 but righteousness delivers from mortal danger. 2
What the righteous desire 1 leads 2 only to good, but what the wicked hope for 3 leads 4 to wrath.
The king shows favor 1 to a wise 2 servant, but his wrath falls 3 on one who acts shamefully.
A proud 1 and arrogant 2 person, whose name is “Scoffer,” 3 acts 4 with overbearing pride. 5
The one who sows 1 iniquity will reap trouble, and the rod of his fury 2 will end.
I will gather you and blow on you with the fire of my fury, and you will be melted in it.
Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce, and their fury, for it was cruel. I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel! 1
Stand up angrily, 1 Lord! Rise up with raging fury against my enemies! 2 Wake up for my sake and execute the judgment you have decreed for them! 3
His raging anger lashed out against them, 1 He sent fury, rage, and trouble as messengers who bring disaster. 2
Yes, 1 throughout all our days we experience your raging fury; 2 the years of our lives pass quickly, like a sigh. 3
It 1 furiously struck down nations with unceasing blows. 2 It angrily ruled over nations, oppressing them without restraint. 3
We have heard about Moab’s pride, their great arrogance, their boasting, pride, and excess. 1 But their boastful claims are empty! 2
I, the Lord, affirm that 1 I know how arrogant they are. But their pride is ill-founded. Their boastings will prove to be false. 2
So I have poured my anger on them, and destroyed them with the fire of my fury. I hereby repay them for what they have done, 1 declares the sovereign Lord.”