|Overview - Amos 8|
|1||By a basket of summer fruit is shown the approach of Israel's end.|
|4||Oppression is reproved.|
|11||A famine of the word of God threatened.|
Amos 8:5 (King James Version)
Saying, When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell corn? and the sabbath, that we may set forth wheat, making the ephah small, and the shekel great, and falsifying the balances by deceit?
- Numbers 10:10 ; 28:11-15 2 Kings 4:23 ; Psalms 81:3 Psalms 81:4 ; Isaiah 1:13 ; Colossians 2:16
- new moon
- or, month. be gone.
- Malachi 1:13
- and the
- Exodus 20:8-10 ; Nehemiah 13:15-21 ; Isaiah 58:13 ; Romans 8:6 Romans 8:7
- set forth
- Hebrew open. making.
- Leviticus 19:36 ; Deuteronomy 25:13-16 ; Proverbs 11:1 ; 16:11 20:23 Ezekiel 45:10-12
- Micah 6:10 Micah 6:11
- falsifying the balances by deceit
- Hebrew perverting the
- balances of deceit.
- Hosea 12:7