Amos 2:11-16 NRS

11 And I raised up some of your children to be prophets and some of your youths to be nazirites. a Is it not indeed so, O people of Israel? says the Lord.

References for Amos 2:11

    • l 2:11 - That is, [those separated] or [those consecrated]
      12 But you made the nazirites b drink wine, and commanded the prophets, saying, "You shall not prophesy."

      References for Amos 2:12

        • m 2:12 - That is, [those separated] or [those consecrated]
          13 So, I will press you down in your place, just as a cart presses down when it is full of sheaves. c

          References for Amos 2:13

            • n 2:13 - Meaning of Heb uncertain
              14 Flight shall perish from the swift, and the strong shall not retain their strength, nor shall the mighty save their lives;
              15 those who handle the bow shall not stand, and those who are swift of foot shall not save themselves, nor shall those who ride horses save their lives;
              16 and those who are stout of heart among the mighty shall flee away naked in that day, says the Lord.