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Amos 8:4-6 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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4 Hear this, you who trample the needy and do away with the poor of the land, 4 Hear this, you who trample the needy and do away with the poor of the land,
5 saying, "When will the New Moon be over that we may sell grain, and the Sabbath be ended that we may market wheat?"-- skimping the measure, boosting the price and cheating with dishonest scales, 5 saying, "When will the New Moon be over that we may sell grain, and the Sabbath be ended that we may market wheat?"-- skimping the measure, boosting the price and cheating with dishonest scales,
6 buying the poor with silver and the needy for a pair of sandals, selling even the sweepings with the wheat. 6 buying the poor with silver and the needy for a pair of sandals, selling even the sweepings with the wheat.