Amos 1:8; Amos 6:2; Amos 9:7
"I will also cut off the inhabitant from Ashdod, And him who holds the scepter, from Ashkelon; I will even unleash My power upon Ekron, And the remnant of the Philistines will perish," Says the Lord GOD.
Go over to Calneh and look, And go from there to Hamath the great, Then go down to Gath of the Philistines. Are they better than these kingdoms, Or is their territory greater than yours?
"Are you not as the sons of Ethiopia to Me, O sons of Israel?" declares the LORD . "Have I not brought up Israel from the land of Egypt, And the Philistines from Caphtor and the Arameans from Kir?