Amos 9:1-4 NRS

1 I saw the Lord standing beside a the altar, and he said: Strike the capitals until the thresholds shake, and shatter them on the heads of all the people; b and those who are left I will kill with the sword; not one of them shall flee away, not one of them shall escape.

References for Amos 9:1

    • † 9:1 - Or [on]
    • ‡ 9:1 - Heb [all of them]
      2 Though they dig into Sheol, from there shall my hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, from there I will bring them down.
      3 Though they hide themselves on the top of Carmel, from there I will search out and take them; and though they hide from my sight at the bottom of the sea, there I will command the sea-serpent, and it shall bite them.
      4 And though they go into captivity in front of their enemies, there I will command the sword, and it shall kill them; and I will fix my eyes on them for harm and not for good.