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Amos 5:18 NAS

18 Alas, you who are longing for the 1day of the LORD, For what purpose will the day of the LORD be to you? It will be 2darkness and not light;

References for Amos 5:18

Study tools for Amos 5:18

  • 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"