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Amos 9:4 GNT

4 If they are taken away into captivity by their enemies, I will order them to be put to death. I am determined to destroy them, not to help them."

Study tools for Amos 9:4

  • 1 9:11 - 9.11, 12 Ac 15.16-18.
  • a 9:3 - sea monster: [It was believed that the sea was inhabited by a great monster. This creature, like all others, was regarded as under God's control.]
  • b 9:7 - [Hebrew] Cush: [Cush is the ancient name of the extensive territory south of the First Cataract of the Nile River. This region was called Ethiopia in Graeco-Roman times, and included within its borders most of modern Sudan and some of present-day Ethiopia (Abyssinia).]