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Amos 5:18-27

NIV 18 Woe to you who long for the day of the LORD! Why do you long for the day of the LORD? That day will be darkness, not light. NIV 18 Woe to you who long for the day of the LORD! Why do you long for the day of the LORD? That day will be darkness, not light. NIV 19 It will be as though a man fled from a lion only to meet a bear, as though he entered his house and rested his hand on the wall only to have a snake bite him. NIV 19 It will be as though a man fled from a lion only to meet a bear, as though he entered his house and rested his hand on the wall only to have a snake bite him. NIV 20 Will not the day of the LORD be darkness, not light-- pitch-dark, without a ray of brightness? NIV 20 Will not the day of the LORD be darkness, not light-- pitch-dark, without a ray of brightness? NIV 21 "I hate, I despise your religious feasts; I cannot stand your assemblies. NIV 21 "I hate, I despise your religious feasts; I cannot stand your assemblies. NIV 22 Even though you bring me burnt offerings and grain offerings, I will not accept them. Though you bring choice fellowship offerings, I will have no regard for them. NIV 22 Even though you bring me burnt offerings and grain offerings, I will not accept them. Though you bring choice fellowship offerings, I will have no regard for them. NIV 23 Away with the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps. NIV 23 Away with the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps. NIV 24 But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream! NIV 24 But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream! NIV 25 "Did you bring me sacrifices and offerings forty years in the desert, O house of Israel? NIV 25 "Did you bring me sacrifices and offerings forty years in the desert, O house of Israel? NIV 26 You have lifted up the shrine of your king, the pedestal of your idols, the star of your god-- which you made for yourselves. NIV 26 You have lifted up the shrine of your king, the pedestal of your idols, the star of your god-- which you made for yourselves. NIV 27 Therefore I will send you into exile beyond Damascus," says the LORD, whose name is God Almighty. NIV 27 Therefore I will send you into exile beyond Damascus," says the LORD, whose name is God Almighty.