Nahum – His name means compassionate or full of comfort.
– Was a prophet of God in Judah speaking to Nineveh.
– This is the companion book or sequel to Jonah. This book Is set 100 years after
Jonah had preached to the Assyrians.
– The people of Nineveh had repented 100 years before under Jonah’s preaching.
They had returned to their idolatry, cruelty and oppression and this time they would
– This book was written just before the destruction of Nineveh by Neboplassar the father