Parallel Bible results for Amos 2:9-12

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Amos 2:9-12

KJV 9 Yet destroyed I the Amorite before them, whose height was like the height of the cedars, and he was strong as the oaks; yet I destroyed his fruit from above, and his roots from beneath. 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. KJV 10 Also I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite. 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. KJV 11 And I raised up of your sons for prophets, and of your young men for Nazarites. Is it not even thus, O ye children of Israel? saith 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. KJV 12 But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink ; and commanded the prophets, saying , Prophesy not. NIV 12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets not to prophesy.