Nahum Worksheet

Nahum Worksheet

Nahum prophesied Assyria's destruction one hundred years after _____ had preached to Nineveh.

The Assyrians were powerful, proud, arrogant, ruthless and ______.

Assyria had defeated the Northern Kingdom of Israel and had carried its people into _____.

The message of Assyria's judgment would be of comfort to the people of _____.

Nineveh 's wall was surrounded by a ____ that was 150 feet wide.

However, God is more powerful than any _________ city and if He wants it to fall, it will!

"The Lord takes vengeance on his foes and maintains his wrath against his _______" (1:2).

"The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who _____ in him, but with an overwhelming flood he will make an end of _______; he will pursue his foes into darkness" (1:7-8).

He comforts the people of Judah. "'Although I have _________ you, O Judah, I will afflict you no more. Now I will break their yoke from your ____ and tear your shackles away'" (1:12-13).

The Lord says that Nineveh will have no ___________ to bear its name (1:14).

He tells Judah, "No more will the wicked ______ you; they will be completely destroyed" (1:15).

The Lord promises to restore the ________ of Jacob (2:2).

But He states that He will destroy Assyria. "'I will burn up your ________ in smoke, and the sword will devour your young _____. I will leave you no prey on the earth'" (2:13).

"Woe to the city of _____, full of lies, full of plunder, never without _______!" (3:1).

"'I am _______ you,' declares the Lord Almighty" (3:5).

Nahum concludes, "Nothing can heal your wound; your injury is _____. Everyone who hears the news about you claps his hands at your fall, for who has not felt your _______ cruelty?" (3:19).

The ___________, Medes and Scythians overthrew Nineveh in 612 b.c.

Memory Verse: "The God of Israel gives power and strength to his people" (Psalm 68:35).


Go to the Word

Match each Scripture reference below with the correct verse, and then fill in the missing words.

Nahum 1:10 Nahum 3:12 Nahum 3:6 Nahum 1:5

Nahum 1:14 Nahum 1:6 Nahum 1:9 Nahum 3:7

"They will be _________ among thorns and drunk from their wine; they Nahum ______

will be consumed like dry stubble."

"The Lord has given a _______ concerning you, Nineveh: 'You will Nahum ______

have no descendants to bear your name.'"

"'I will pelt you with _____, I will treat you with contempt and make Nahum ______

you a spectacle.'"

"'All who see you will ____ from you and say, " Nineveh is in _____ Nahum ______

--who will mourn for her?"'"

"Whatever they ____ against the Lord he will bring to an end; trouble Nahum ______

will not come a ______ time."

"All your __________ are like fig trees with their first ripe fruit; when Nahum ______

they are shaken, the figs fall into the _____ of the eater."

"The _________ quake before him and the hills melt away. The earth Nahum ______

trembles at his ________, the world and all who live in it."

"Who can withstand his ___________? Who can endure his fierce Nahum ______

anger? His wrath is poured out like ____, the rocks are shattered

before him."

Warren Simmons