Amos 1:5-15 NRS

5 I will break the gate bars of Damascus, and cut off the inhabitants from the Valley of Aven, and the one who holds the scepter from Beth-eden; and the people of Aram shall go into exile to Kir, says the Lord.
6 Thus says the Lord: For three transgressions of Gaza, and for four, I will not revoke the punishment; a because they carried into exile entire communities, to hand them over to Edom.

References for Amos 1:6

    • c 1:6 - Heb [cause it to return]
      7 So I will send a fire on the wall of Gaza, fire that shall devour its strongholds.
      8 I will cut off the inhabitants from Ashdod, and the one who holds the scepter from Ashkelon; I will turn my hand against Ekron, and the remnant of the Philistines shall perish, says the Lord God.
      9 Thus says the Lord: For three transgressions of Tyre, and for four, I will not revoke the punishment; b because they delivered entire communities over to Edom, and did not remember the covenant of kinship.

      References for Amos 1:9

        • d 1:9 - Heb [cause it to return]
          10 So I will send a fire on the wall of Tyre, fire that shall devour its strongholds.
          11 Thus says the Lord: For three transgressions of Edom, and for four, I will not revoke the punishment; c because he pursued his brother with the sword and cast off all pity; he maintained his anger perpetually, d and kept his wrath e forever.

          References for Amos 1:11

            • e 1:11 - Heb [cause it to return]
            • f 1:11 - Syr Vg: Heb [and his anger tore perpetually]
            • g 1:11 - Gk Syr Vg: Heb [and his wrath kept]
              12 So I will send a fire on Teman, and it shall devour the strongholds of Bozrah.
              13 Thus says the Lord: For three transgressions of the Ammonites, and for four, I will not revoke the punishment; f because they have ripped open pregnant women in Gilead in order to enlarge their territory.

              References for Amos 1:13

                • h 1:13 - Heb [cause it to return]
                  14 So I will kindle a fire against the wall of Rabbah, fire that shall devour its strongholds, with shouting on the day of battle, with a storm on the day of the whirlwind;
                  15 then their king shall go into exile, he and his officials together, says the Lord.