|Overview - Amos 7|
|1||The judgments of the grasshoppers,|
|4||and of the fire are diverted by the prayer of Amos.|
|7||By the wall of a plumbline is signified the rejection of Israel.|
|10||Amaziah complains of Amos.|
|14||Amos shews his calling;|
|16||and Amaziah's judgment.|
Amos 7:4 (King James Version)
Thus hath the Lord GOD shewed unto me: and, behold, the Lord GOD called to contend by fire, and it devoured the great deep, and did eat up a part.
- Amos 7:1 Amos 7:7 ; Revelation 4:1
- This is supposed to denote the invasion of Tiglathpileser, which threatened entire destruction.
- Amos 1:4 Amos 1:7 4:11 5:6 Exodus 9:23 Exodus 9:24 ; Leviticus 10:2 ; Numbers 16:35 ; Isaiah 27:4 ; Isaiah 66:15 Isaiah 66:16
- Jeremiah 4:4 ; 21:12 Joel 2:30 ; Micah 1:4 ; Nahum 1:6 ; Hebrews 1:7