1 Woe to them that are at ease in Zion, and trust in the mountain of Samaria, which are named chief of the nations, to whom the house of Israel came!
2 Pass ye unto Calneh, and see; and from thence go ye to Hamath the great*: then go down to Gath of the Philistines: be they better than these kingdoms? or their border greater than your border?
3 Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seata of violence to come near;
References for Amos 6:3
    • u 6:3 - seat: or, habitation
      4 That lie upon beds of ivory, and stretchb themselves upon their couches, and eat the lambs out of the flock, and the calves out of the midst of the stall;
      References for Amos 6:4
        • v 6:4 - stretch...: or, abound with superfluities
          5 That chantc to the sound of the viol, and invent to themselves instruments of musick, like David;
          References for Amos 6:5
            • w 6:5 - chant: or, quaver
              6 That drink wined in bowls, and anoint themselves with the chief ointments: but they are not grieved for the affliction of Joseph.
              References for Amos 6:6
                • x 6:6 - wine...: or, in bowls of wine
                  7 Therefore now shall they go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of them that stretched themselves shall be removed.