Contributed by Jerry Smith on Apr 14, 2020
The nation of Edom had a false sense of security believing they could not be defeated - they didn't take into consideration the judgment of God.
It is a little odd that this book is included in the OT writings, because it is not written to the nation of Israel, but to Edom. The descendants of Edom are from Esau. This means they are Jews or Israelites, but not children of the promised covenant with Abraham or the Messiah. Scholars believe it