Amos 3:3-8 CSB

3 Can two walk together without agreeing to meet?a

References for Amos 3:3

    • b 3:3 - LXX reads without meeting
      4 Does a lion roar in the forest when it has no prey? Does a young lion growl from its lair unless it has captured [something]?
      5 Does a bird land in a trap on the ground if there is no bait for it? Does a trap spring from the ground when it has caught nothing?
      6 If a ram's horn is blown in a city, aren't people afraid?b If a disaster occurs in a city, hasn't the Lord done it?c

      References for Amos 3:6

        • c 3:6 - Nm 10:9; Jr 4:19; Jl 2:1
        • d 3:6 - Lm 3:37-39
          7 Indeed, the Lord God does nothing without revealing His counsel to His servants the prophets.d

          References for Amos 3:7

            • e 3:7 - Gn 18:17; Jr 23:18,22; Jnh 1:2
              8 A lion has roared; who will not fear? The Lord God has spoken; who will not prophesy?e

              References for Amos 3:8

                • f 3:8 - Jr 6:10-11; 20:9