Amos 5:1-6 NRS

1 Hear this word that I take up over you in lamentation, O house of Israel:
2 Fallen, no more to rise, is maiden Israel; forsaken on her land, with no one to raise her up.
3 For thus says the Lord God: The city that marched out a thousand shall have a hundred left, and that which marched out a hundred shall have ten left. a

References for Amos 5:3

    • u 5:3 - Heb adds [to the house of Israel]
      4 For thus says the Lord to the house of Israel: Seek me and live;
      5 but do not seek Bethel, and do not enter into Gilgal or cross over to Beer-sheba; for Gilgal shall surely go into exile, and Bethel shall come to nothing.
      6 Seek the Lord and live, or he will break out against the house of Joseph like fire, and it will devour Bethel, with no one to quench it.