Amos 8:1-3 NAS

Basket of Fruit and Israel's Captivity

1 Thus the Lord GOD showed me, and behold, there was a basket of summer fruit.

References for Amos 8:1

    • a 8:1 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD, and so throughout the ch
      2 He said, "What do you see, Amos?" And 1I said, "A basket of summer fruit." Then the LORD said to me, "The 2end has come for My people Israel. I will 3spare them no longer *.

      References for Amos 8:2

        • b 8:2 - Lit "pass him by"
          3 "The 4songs of the palace will turn to 5wailing in that day," declares the Lord GOD. "Many will be the 6corpses; in every place they will cast them forth in silence."

          References for Amos 8:3

            • c 8:3 - Or "They will howl the palace songs"
            • d 8:3 - Lit "he has thrown"
            • e 8:3 - Or "hush!"