Amos 4:6-11 ESV

Israel Has Not Returned to the Lord

6 "I gave you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and 1lack of bread in all your places, 2yet you did not return to me," declares the LORD.

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7 "I also 3withheld the rain from you when there were yet three months to the harvest; 4I would send rain on one city, and send no rain on another city; one field would have rain, and the field on which it did not rain would wither;

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8 so two or three cities 5would wander to another city to drink water, and would not be satisfied; 6yet you did not return to me," declares the LORD.

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      9 7"I struck you with blight and mildew; your many gardens and your vineyards, your fig trees and your olive trees 8the locust devoured; 9yet you did not return to me," declares the LORD.

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          10 "I sent among you a pestilence 10after the manner of Egypt; I killed your young men with the sword, and 11carried away your horses,a and 12I made the stench of your camp go up into your nostrils; 13yet you did not return to me," declares the LORD.

          References for Amos 4:10

            • k 4:10 - Hebrew along with the captivity of your horses
              11 "I overthrew some of you, 14as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah, and you were 15as a brandb plucked out of the burning; 16yet you did not return to me," declares the LORD.

              References for Amos 4:11

                • l 4:11 - That is, a burning stick