:B:1 The word of Yahweh came to me in these terms, 2 Turn to wards the peo ple of the Ammonites and prophesy against them. 3 Say to them on my behalf: This is what Yahweh says: Because you mocked when my sanctuary was profaned, when the land of Israel was laid waste and the Judeans were exiled, 4 I am giving you over to the people of the East as their possession
6 Thus says Yahweh: Be cause you clapped your hands and stamped your feet and danced for joy with an evil heart against the land of Israel, 7 I will stretch out my hand against you and hand you over as plunder to the nations. I will cut you off from the nations
8 Thus says Yahweh, Because Moab said: Judah is like all the other nations, 9 I will leave Moab unprotected and destroy the towns which are her glory: Beth Jeshimoth, Baal Meon, Kiriathaim. 10 I will give Moab along with the Am monites as a possession to the peo ple of the East so that the Ammonites will not be remembered among the nations. 11 When I will punish Moab, they will know I am Yahweh.
12 Word of Yahweh, Because Edom took revenge on Judah and was guilty in so doing, this is what 13 Yahweh says: I will stretch out my hand against Edom, destroying people and animals. I will make it a ruins from Teman and let them be slain as far as Dedan. 14 I will put Israel in charge of my revenge against Edom. They will deal with Edom according to my wrath and my fury and Edom will ex perience my revenge word of Yahweh.
15 Word of Yahweh, Be cause the Philis tines have taken revenge with an evil heart and because of their ceaseless hatred, thus says Yahweh: 16 I intend to stretch out my hand against the Phi listines