Parallel Bible results for Amos 5:1-3

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Amos 5:1-3

KJV 1 Hear ye this word which I take up against you, even a lamentation, O house of Israel. NIV 1 Hear this word, O house of Israel, this lament I take up concerning you: KJV 2 The virgin of Israel is fallen ; she shall no more rise : she is forsaken upon her land; there is none to raise her up . NIV 2 "Fallen is Virgin Israel, never to rise again, deserted in her own land, with no one to lift her up." KJV 3 For thus saith the Lord GOD; The city that went out by a thousand shall leave an hundred, and that which went forth by an hundred shall leave ten, to the house of Israel. NIV 3 This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "The city that marches out a thousand strong for Israel will have only a hundred left; the town that marches out a hundred strong will have only ten left."