Amos 1:3-5 NIV

Judgment on Israel’s Neighbors

3 This is what the LORD says: “For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not relent. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,

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      4 I will send fire on the house of Hazael that will consume the fortresses of Ben-Hadad.

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      5 I will break down the gate of Damascus; I will destroy the king who is ina the Valley of Avenband the one who holds the scepter in Beth Eden. The people of Aram will go into exile to Kir,” says the LORD.

      References for Amos 1:5

        • b 1:5 - Or "the inhabitants of"
        • c 1:5 - "Aven" means "wickedness" .