"The high places1 of Isaac will be destroyed and the sanctuaries2 of Israel will be ruined; with my sword I will rise against the house of Jeroboam.3"
Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel4 sent a message to Jeroboam5 king of Israel: "Amos is raising a conspiracy6 against you in the very heart of Israel. The land cannot bear all his words.7
For this is what Amos is saying: " 'Jeroboam will die by the sword, and Israel will surely go into exile,8 away from their native land.' "9
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