Joel 1

An Invasion of Locusts 2 Hear this, you elders;     listen, all who live in the land. Has anything like this ever happened in your days     or in the days of your ancestors? 3 Tell it to your children,     and let your children tell it to their children,     and their children to the next generation. 4 What the locust swarm has […]

Joel 2

An Army of Locusts 2 Blow the trumpet in Zion;     sound the alarm on my holy hill. Let all who live in the land tremble,     for the day of the Lord is coming. It is close at hand— 2     a day of darkness and gloom,     a day of clouds and blackness. Like dawn spreading across the mountains     a large and mighty army comes, […]

Joel 3

Chapter 3 The Nations Judged 3 [a]“In those days and at that time,     when I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem, 2 I will gather all nations     and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat.[b] There I will put them on trial     for what they did to my inheritance, my people Israel, because they scattered my people among the [...]