Parallel Bible results for Amos 2:9-12

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Amos 2:9-12

RSV 9 "Yet I destroyed the Amorite before them, whose height was like the height of the cedars, and who was as strong as the oaks; I destroyed his fruit above, and his roots 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. RSV 10 Also I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in 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. RSV 11 And I raised up some of your sons for prophets, and some of your young men for Nazirites. Is it not indeed so, O people of Israel?" says 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. RSV 12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine, and commanded the prophets, saying, 'You shall not prophesy.' NIV 12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets not to prophesy.