The Book of Amos 1

The Book of Amos 1
1:1 The words of Amos, one of the shepherds of Tekoa--what he saw concerning Israel two years before the earthquake, when Uzziah was king of Judah and Jeroboam son of Jehoash was king of Israel. 1:2 He said: "The LORD roars from Zion and thunders from Jer

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The Book of Joel 3

The Book of Joel 3
3:1 'In those days and at that time, when I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem, 3:2 I will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will enter into judgment against them concerning my inheritance, my people Isr

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The Book of Joel 2

The Book of Joel 2
2:1 Blow the trumpet in Zion; sound the alarm on my holy hill. Let all who live in the land tremble, for the day of the LORD is coming. It is close at hand-- 2:2 a day of darkness and gloom, a day of clouds and blackness. Like dawn spreading across the mo

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The Book of Joel 1

The Book of Joel 1
1:1 The word of the LORD that came to Joel son of Pethuel. 1:2 Hear this, you elders; listen, all who live in the land. Has anything like this ever happened in your days or in the days of your forefathers? 1:3 Tell it to your children, and let your childr

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The Book of Hosea 14

The Book of Hosea 14
14:1 Return, O Israel, to the LORD your God. Your sins have been your downfall! 14:2 Take words with you and return to the LORD. Say to him: "Forgive all our sins and receive us graciously, that we may offer the fruit of our lips. 14:3 Assyria cannot save

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The Book of Hosea 13

The Book of Hosea 13
13:1 When Ephraim spoke, men trembled; he was exalted in Israel. But he became guilty of Baal worship and died. 13:2 Now they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of craftsmen

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The Book of Hosea 12

The Book of Hosea 12
12:1 Ephraim feeds on the wind; he pursues the east wind all day and multiplies lies and violence. He makes a treaty with Assyria and sends olive oil to Egypt. 12:2 The LORD has a charge to bring against Judah; he will punish Jacob according to his ways a

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The Book of Hosea 11

The Book of Hosea 11
11:1 "When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son. 11:2 But the more I called Israel, the further they went from me. They sacrificed to the Baals and they burned incense to images. 11:3 It was I who taught Ephraim to walk, takin

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The Book of Hosea 10

The Book of Hosea 10
10:1 Israel was a spreading vine; he brought forth fruit for himself. As his fruit increased, he built more altars; as his land prospered, he adorned his sacred stones. 10:2 Their heart is deceitful, and now they must bear their guilt. The LORD will demol

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The Book of Hosea 9

The Book of Hosea 9
9:1 Do not rejoice, O Israel; do not be jubilant like the other nations. For you have been unfaithful to your God; you love the wages of a prostitute at every threshing floor. 9:2 Threshing floors and winepresses will not feed the people; the new wine wil

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