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Amos 5 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:1 - Listen to this word which I take up for a lamentation over you, O house of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:2 - "The virgin of Yisra'el has fallen; She shall rise no more. She is cast down on her land; There is no one to raise her up."
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:3 - For thus says the Lord GOD: "The city that went forth a thousand shall have a hundred left, And that which went forth one hundred shall have ten left to the house of Yisra'el."
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:4 - For thus says the LORD to the house of Yisra'el: "Seek me, and you will live;
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:5 - But don't seek Beit-El, Nor enter into Gilgal, And don't pass to Be'er-Sheva: For Gilgal shall surely go into captivity, And Beit-El shall come to nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:6 - Seek the LORD, and you will live; Lest he break out like fire in the house of Yosef, And it devour, and there be no one to quench it in Beit-El.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:7 - You who turn justice to wormwood, And cast down righteousness to the eretz:
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:8 - Seek him who made the Kima and Kesil, And turns the shadow of death into the morning, And makes the day dark with night; Who calls for the waters of the sea, And pours them out on the surface of the eretz, the LORD is his name,
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:9 - Who brings sudden destruction on the strong, So that destruction comes on the fortress.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:10 - They hate him who reproves in the gate, And they abhor him who speaks blamelessly.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:11 - Forasmuch therefore as you trample on the poor, And take taxes from him of wheat: You have built houses of hewn stone, But you will not dwell in them. You have planted pleasant vineyards, But you shall not drink their wine.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:12 - For I know how many your offenses, And how great are your sins-- You who afflict the just, Who take a bribe, And who turn aside the needy in the courts.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:13 - Therefore he who is prudent shall keep silence in such a time; For it is an evil time.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:14 - Seek good, and not evil, That you may live; And so the LORD, the God Tzva'ot,, will be with you, As you say.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:15 - Hate evil, love good, And establish justice in the courts. It may be that the LORD, the God Tzva'ot,, will be gracious to the remnant of Yosef."
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:16 - Therefore thus says the LORD, the God Tzva'ot,, the Lord: "Wailing will be in all the broad ways; And they will say in all the streets, 'Alas! Alas!' And they will call the farmer to mourning, And those who are skillful in lamentation to wailing.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:17 - In all vineyards there will be wailing; For I will pass through the midst of you," says the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:18 - "Woe to you who desire the day of the LORD! Why do you long for the day of the LORD? It is darkness, And not light.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:19 - As if a man fled from a lion, And a bear met him; Or he went into the house and leaned his hand on the wall, And a snake bit him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:20 - Will the day of the LORD not be darkness, and not light? Even very dark, and no brightness in it?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:21 - I hate, I despise your feasts, And I can't stand your solemn assemblies.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:22 - Yes, though you offer me your burnt offerings and meal-offerings, I will not accept them; Neither will I regard the shalom offerings of your fat animals.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:23 - Take away from me the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:24 - But let justice roll on like rivers, And righteousness like a mighty stream.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:25 - "Did you bring to me sacrifices and offerings in the wilderness forty years, house of Yisra'el?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:26 - Yes, you have borne the tent of your king and the shrine of your images, the star of your god, which you made for yourselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:27 - Therefore will I cause you to go into captivity beyond Dammesek," says the LORD, whose name is the God Tzva'ot,.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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