The Nations are but Specks of Dust

The Nations are but specks of dust

Isaiah 40:15-17 To the Lord, all the nations are as drops in a bucket, no more than specks of dust, He reckons them as less than nothing.

Obadiah 1:15 The Day of the Lord is at hand for all the nations1. They will be treated as they have treated others, their evil schemes will recoil upon themselves.

Micah 5:15 In anger and fury, I shall wreak vengeance onto the nations who disobey Me.

Psalm 110:5-6 The Right Hand of God2 will crush kings on the Day of His wrath. He will judge the nations, shattering them, all over the earth1.

Zechariah 1:15 I am deeply angry with the nations that are enjoying their ease, because they have exacerbated My peoples suffering.

Joel 3:2 I shall indict all the nations1 and bring them into the Valley of Jehoshepat [judgement] I shall judge them on behalf of My people, Israel – now scattered among the nations, as enemies have shared out and taken over My Land1.

Haggai 2:21-22… I shall shake the heavens and the earth1, I shall overthrow the leaders and break the power of the heathen nations, destroying all military strength. They will fight amongst themselves, to their destruction.

Zephaniah 1:7 & 3:8 Keep silent in the presence of the Lord God, for the Day of the Lord is near1. The Lord has prepared a sacrifice and set apart those He has invited. Therefore wait for the Day I stand up and take action. I will pour out My wrath upon the nations, the whole earth will be enveloped by the fire of My anger1.

Habakkuk 3:6 & 12 The Lord comes from His holy place2, His radiance covers the sky and His brightness fills the earth. He is not visible2 as His lightning flashes and the tempest rages. The nations panic as He tramples them in His anger by His fiery punishment1.

Psalms 149:4-9 The Lord accepts the service of His people, He crowns the humble with salvation. Let His loyal servants rejoice in this honour as they praise Him in adoration3, trusting in the sword of His Word, [Revelation 1:16] as it inflicts punishment onto the godless nations. The judgement decreed against their leaders and councillors will be carried out2.  This is glory for all those who follow and obey the Lord3.  Praise the Lord!    Ref: REB. Abridged

1/ The Day of the Lord’s vengeance and wrath is near. He will judge all the nations, but especially those enemies who have taken over the holy Land.

   He will shake the heavens and the earth, His fiery punishment will envelope the earth.

2/ The Right Hand of God, [Jesus] comes out of His holy place, but will not be seen at this time. Psalms 18:11, Hab 2:3

  He will indict the nations and instigate this terrible destruction of fire; massive explosion of the suns surface, that will cause earthquakes, devastate the nations and carry out the decreed judgement on their leaders.

3/ The Lord’s people will rejoice and praise Him for their salvation, as they see justice at last upon the earth.

This is glory for all His faithful ones!  Praise the Lord for His mighty deeds!