Description of the book of Obadiah (Crossway/ESV): "Obadiah prophesied that Edom would be repaid for mistreating God's people. Obadiah also asserted that God is sovereign over the nations and that the house of Jacob would be restored because of God's covenant love for his people."
"Thus says the Lord God concerning Edom:
We have heard a report from the Lord,
and a messenger has been sent among the nations:
“Rise up! Let us rise against her for battle!” Behold, I will make you small among the nations;
you shall be utterly despised. The pride of your heart has deceived you,
you who live in the clefts of the rock, in your lofty dwelling,
who say in your heart,
“Who will bring me down to the ground?” Though you soar aloft like the eagle,
though your nest is set among the stars,
from there I will bring you down,
declares the Lord."
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