persecutors
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 28:49
The LORD will bring a nation from far away, from the ends of the earth, to swoop down on you like an eagle, a nation whose language you don't understand,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 5:26-28
26
He raises a signal flag for the distant nations and whistles for them from the ends of the earth. Look-- how quickly and swiftly they come!
27
None of them grows weary or stumbles; no one slumbers or sleeps. No belt is loose, and no sandal strap broken.
28
Their arrows are sharpened, and all their bows strung. Their horses' hooves are like flint; their [chariot] wheels are like a whirlwind.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 30:16
You say, "No! We will escape on horses"-- therefore you will escape!-- and, "We will ride on fast horses"-- but those who pursue you will be faster.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 30:17
One thousand [will flee] at the threat of one, at the threat of five you will flee, until you alone remain like a [solitary] pole on a mountaintop or a banner on a hill.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 4:13
Look, he advances like clouds; his chariots are like a storm. His horses are swifter than eagles. Woe to us, for we are ruined!
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_28 8:1
[Put] the horn to your mouth! One like an eagle comes against the house of the LORD, because they transgress My covenant and rebel against My law.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_35 1:8
Their horses are swifter than leopards and more fierce than wolves of the night. Their horsemen charge ahead; their horsemen come from distant [lands]. They fly like an eagle, swooping to devour.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 24:27
For as the lightning comes from the east and flashes as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 24:28
Wherever the carcass is, there the vultures will gather.
they pursued
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_30 2:14
Escape will fail the swift, the strong one will not prevail by his strength, and the brave will not save his life.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_30 9:1-3
1
I saw the LORD standing beside the altar, and He said: Strike the capitals of the pillars so that the thresholds shake; knock them down on the heads of all the people. Then I will kill the rest of them with the sword. None of those who flee will get away; none of their fugitives will escape.
2
If they dig down to Sheol, from there My hand will take them; if they climb up to heaven, from there I will bring them down.
3
If they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, from there I will track them down and seize them; if they conceal themselves from My sight on the sea floor, from there I will command the [sea] serpent to bite them.