The Book of Jonah 1

The Book of Jonah 1
1:1 The word of the LORD came to Jonah son of Amittai: 1:2 "Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me." 1:3 But Jonah ran away from the LORD and headed for Tarshish. He went down to Joppa, where he

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The Book of Obadiah

The Book of Obadiah
1:1 The vision of Obadiah. This is what the Sovereign LORD says about Edom--We have heard a message from the LORD: An envoy was sent to the nations to say, "Rise, and let us go against her for battle"-- 1:2 "See, I will make you small among the nations; y

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The Book of Amos 9

The Book of Amos 9
9:1 I saw the Lord standing by the altar, and he said: "Strike the tops of the pillars so that the thresholds shake. Bring them down on the heads of all the people; those who are left I will kill with the sword. Not one will get away, none will escape. 9:

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The Book of Amos 8

The Book of Amos 8
8:1 This is what the Sovereign LORD showed me: a basket of ripe fruit. 8:2 "What do you see, Amos?" he asked. "A basket of ripe fruit," I answered. Then the LORD said to me, "The time is ripe for my people Israel; I will spare them no longer. 8:3 "In that

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The Book of Amos 7

The Book of Amos 7
7:1 This is what the Sovereign LORD showed me: He was preparing swarms of locusts after the king's share had been harvested and just as the second crop was coming up. 7:2 When they had stripped the land clean, I cried out, "Sovereign LORD, forgive! How ca

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The Book of Amos 6

The Book of Amos 6
6:1 Woe to you who are complacent in Zion, and to you who feel secure on Mount Samaria, you notable men of the foremost nation, to whom the people of Israel come! 6:2 Go to Calneh and look at it; go from there to great Hamath, and then go down to Gath in

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The Book of Amos 5

The Book of Amos 5
5:1 Hear this word, O house of Israel, this lament I take up concerning you: 5:2 "Fallen is Virgin Israel, never to rise again, deserted in her own land, with no one to lift her up." 5:3 This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "The city that marches out a t

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The Book of Amos 4

The Book of Amos 4
4:1 Hear this word, you cows of Bashan on Mount Samaria, you women who oppress the poor and crush the needy and say to your husbands, "Bring us some drinks!" 4:2 The Sovereign LORD has sworn by his holiness: "The time will surely come when you will be tak

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The Book of Amos 3

The Book of Amos 3
3:1 Hear this word the LORD has spoken against you, O people of Israel--against the whole family I brought up out of Egypt: 3:2 "You only have I chosen of all the families of the earth; therefore I will punish you for all your sins." 3:3 Do two walk toget

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The Book of Amos 2

The Book of Amos 2
2:1 This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he burned, as if to lime, the bones of Edom's king, 2:2 I will send fire upon Moab that will consume the fortresses of Kerioth. Moab will go dow

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