Amos 5:16 NAS

16 Therefore thus says the LORD God of hosts, the Lord, "There is 1wailing in all the plazas, And in all the streets they say, 'Alas! Alas!' They also call the 2farmer to mourning And 3professional mourners to lamentation.

References for Amos 5:16

    • m 5:16 - Lit "those who know lamentation"

      Study tools for Amos 5:16

      • 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"