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Amos 2:8-16

NIV 8 They lie down beside every altar on garments taken in pledge. In the house of their god they drink wine taken as fines. NIV 8 They lie down beside every altar on garments taken in pledge. In the house of their god they drink wine taken as fines. NIV 9 "I destroyed the Amorite before them, though he was tall as the cedars and strong as the oaks. I destroyed his fruit above and his roots below. NIV 9 "I destroyed the Amorite before them, though he was tall as the cedars and strong as the oaks. I destroyed his fruit above and his roots below. NIV 10 "I brought you up out of Egypt, and I led you forty years in the desert to give you the land of the Amorites. NIV 10 "I brought you up out of Egypt, and I led you forty years in the desert to give you the land of the Amorites. NIV 11 I also raised up prophets from among your sons and Nazirites from among your young men. Is this not true, people of Israel?" declares the LORD. NIV 11 I also raised up prophets from among your sons and Nazirites from among your young men. Is this not true, people of Israel?" declares the LORD. NIV 12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets not to prophesy. NIV 12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets not to prophesy. NIV 13 "Now then, I will crush you as a cart crushes when loaded with grain. NIV 13 "Now then, I will crush you as a cart crushes when loaded with grain. NIV 14 The swift will not escape, the strong will not muster their strength, and the warrior will not save his life. NIV 14 The swift will not escape, the strong will not muster their strength, and the warrior will not save his life. NIV 15 The archer will not stand his ground, the fleet-footed soldier will not get away, and the horseman will not save his life. NIV 15 The archer will not stand his ground, the fleet-footed soldier will not get away, and the horseman will not save his life. NIV 16 Even the bravest warriors will flee naked on that day," declares the LORD. NIV 16 Even the bravest warriors will flee naked on that day," declares the LORD.