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Amos 9:8 DBY

8 Behold, the eyes of the Lord Jehovah are upon the sinful kingdom, and I will destroy it from off the face of the earth: only that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, saith Jehovah.

Study tools for Amos 9:8

  • a 9:1 - Or 'their posterity,' as ch. 4.2; Ps. 109.13.
  • b 9:7 - Heb. 'Cushites.'
  • c 9:7 - See Gen. 10.14.
  • d 9:11 - Or 'booth.' 'hut,' 2Sam. 11.11; Ps. 76.2.
  • e 9:12 - The LXX and their followers would seem to have read 'men,' and hence the application in Acts 15.17. But the manuscripts with one voice have 'Edom.' There can be no doubt that it is right.
  • f 9:14 - Ps. 14.7 and 126.1.