12 This is what the LORD says: “As a shepherd rescues from the lion’s mouth only two leg bones or a piece of an ear, so will the Israelites living in Samaria be rescued, with only the head of a bed and a piece of fabrica from a couch.b

References for Amos 3:12

    • i 3:12 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
    • j 3:12 - Or "Israelites be rescued," / "those who sit in Samaria" / "on the edge of their beds" / "and in Damascus on their couches."