The mode of operation by which the Holy Spirit worked with the authors in order to assure an infallible and inerrant product is a matter of much speculation among theologians. The mystery remains inscrutable, but the process is intelligible and the parameters are definable.
Zephaniah’s climactic message involved the necessity of repentance and the importance of looking to God in righteousness. Zephaniah used the verb “seek” three times in this verse, each time as an imperative. We must realize that the only adequate refuge from the consuming wrath of God may be found in God himself.