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Amos 8 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:1 - Thus the Lord GOD showed me: behold, a basket of summer fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:2 - He said, "`Amos, what do you see?" I said, "A basket of summer fruit." Then the LORD said to me, "The end has come on my people Yisra'el. I will not again pass by them any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:3 - The songs of the temple will be wailings in that day," says the Lord GOD. "The dead bodies will be many. In every place they will throw them out with silence.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:4 - Hear this, you who desire to swallow up the needy, And cause the poor of the land to fail,
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:5 - Saying, 'When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell grain? And the Shabbat, that we may market wheat, Making the efah small, and the shekel large, And dealing falsely with balances of deceit;
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:6 - That we may buy the poor for silver, And the needy for a pair of shoes, And sell the sweepings with the wheat?'"
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:7 - The LORD has sworn by the pride of Ya`akov, "Surely I will never forget any of their works.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:8 - Won't the land tremble for this, And everyone mourn who dwells in it? Yes, it will rise up wholly like the River; And it will be stirred up and sink again, like the River of Mitzrayim.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:9 - "It will happen in that day," says the Lord GOD, "That I will cause the sun to go down at noon, And I will darken the eretz in the clear day.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:10 - I will turn your feasts into mourning, And all your songs into lamentation; And I will make you wear sackcloth on all your bodies, And baldness on every head. I will make it like the mourning for an only son, And the end of it like a bitter day.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:11 - Behold, the days come," says the Lord GOD, "That I will send a famine in the land, Not a famine of bread, Nor a thirst for water, But of hearing the words of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:12 - They will wander from sea to sea, And from the north even to the east; They will run back and forth to seek the word of the LORD, And will not find it.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:13 - In that day the beautiful virgins And the young men will faint for thirst.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:14 - Those who swear by the sin of Shomron, And say, 'As your god, Dan, lives;' And, 'As the way of Be'er-Sheva lives;' They will fall, and never rise up again."

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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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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