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Amos 6:1 NAS

``Those at Ease in Zion"

1 1Woe to those who are at ease in Zion And to those who feel secure in the mountain of Samaria, The 2distinguished men of the foremost of nations, To whom the house of Israel comes.

References for Amos 6:1

Study tools for Amos 6:1

  • a 6:2 - Or "you"
  • b 6:5 - Or "invented musical instruments"
  • c 6:6 - Lit "sprinkling basins"
  • d 6:7 - Or "cultic feasts"
  • e 6:7 - Lit "turn aside"
  • f 6:8 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD
  • g 6:8 - Lit "hate"
  • h 6:8 - Lit "its fullness"
  • i 6:10 - Or "beloved one"
  • j 6:10 - Lit "one who burns him"
  • k 6:10 - Lit "say"
  • l 6:10 - Lit "not to make mention of the name of"
  • m 6:12 - Another reading is "the sea with oxen"
  • n 6:12 - I.e. bitterness
  • o 6:13 - Lit "a thing of nothing"
  • p 6:13 - Lit "Who"
  • q 6:13 - Lit "a pair of horns"