Matthew Poole Commentary - Zephaniah 2:3 - 2:3

Online Resource Library

Return to PrayerRequest.com | Commentary Index | Bible Index | Search | Prayer Request | Download

Matthew Poole Commentary - Zephaniah 2:3 - 2:3


(Show All Books | Show All Chapters)

This Chapter Verse Commentaries:





Seek ye the Lord; turn to him with sound and true repentance, pray for pardon, engage in new obedience, inquire in the law what is your duty, and do it; fear, worship, depend on the Lord alone.



All ye meek; ye humble ones, who have not hardened yourselves with the stubborn, proud, idolatrous hypocrites, but have trembled at the word of the Lord.



Of the earth; of Judea, which is here spoken of, as Zep_1:2.



Which have wrought his judgment; obeyed his precepts; so doth the Scripture express obedience to the law of God by doing judgment, Deu_4:5 Psa_119:121.



Seek righteousness; inquire and know the righteousness which God commandeth, which you ought to persist in, and continue ye in it.



Seek meekness; carry it humbly towards God, and patiently under his corrections; so wait on the just and merciful God.



It may be: this is sufficient to raise hope; if it be not sure, if it be hard, yet it is not impossible.



Ye shall be hid; under the wing of Divine protecting Providence kept safe from, or in, these troubles they shall be either averted or abated.