Parallel Bible results for Amos 1:6-8

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Amos 1:6-8

KJV 6 Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Gaza, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because they carried away captive the whole captivity, to deliver them up to Edom: NIV 6 This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not turn back [my wrath]. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom, KJV 7 But I will send a fire on the wall of Gaza, which shall devour the palaces thereof: NIV 7 I will send fire upon the walls of Gaza that will consume her fortresses. KJV 8 And I will cut off the inhabitant from Ashdod, and him that holdeth the sceptre from Ashkelon, and I will turn mine hand against Ekron: and the remnant of the Philistines shall perish , saith the Lord GOD. NIV 8 I will destroy the king of Ashdod and the one who holds the scepter in Ashkelon. I will turn my hand against Ekron, till the last of the Philistines is dead," says the Sovereign LORD.