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Amos 5:12 NAS

12 For I know your transgressions are many and your sins are great, You who 1distress the righteous and accept bribes And turn aside the poor in the gate.

References for Amos 5:12

    • i 5:12 - Lit "they turn"
    • j 5:12 - I.e. the place where court was held

      Study tools for Amos 5:12

      • a 5:3 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD, and so throughout the ch
      • b 5:5 - Lit "seek"
      • c 5:5 - Or "become iniquity"
      • d 5:6 - Or in "the house"
      • e 5:7 - Lit "they have put down"
      • f 5:8 - Lit "And He darkened"
      • g 5:10 - I.e. the place where court was held
      • h 5:11 - Another reading is "trample upon"
      • i 5:12 - Lit "they turn"
      • j 5:12 - I.e. the place where court was held
      • k 5:13 - Lit "that time"
      • l 5:15 - I.e. the place where court was held
      • m 5:16 - Lit "those who know lamentation"
      • n 5:19 - Or "Then"
      • o 5:21 - Lit "like to smell"
      • p 5:25 - Or "You presented Me with the sacrifices and a grain offering"
      • q 5:26 - Or "Sakkuth (Saturn)" or "shrine of your Moloch"
      • r 5:26 - Or "Kaiwan (Saturn)" or "stands of"
      • s 5:26 - Or "your star gods"