Parallel Bible results for Amos 9:5-10

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Amos 9:5-10

NLT 5 The Lord, the of Heaven’s Armies, touches the land and it melts, and all its people mourn. The ground rises like the Nile River at floodtime, and then it sinks again. NIV 5 The Lord, the LORD Almighty, he who touches the earth and it melts, and all who live in it mourn-- the whole land rises like the Nile, then sinks like the river of Egypt-- NLT 6 The ’s home reaches up to the heavens, while its foundation is on the earth. He draws up water from the oceans and pours it down as rain on the land. The is his name! NIV 6 he who builds his lofty palace in the heavens and sets its foundation on the earth, who calls for the waters of the sea and pours them out over the face of the land-- the LORD is his name. NLT 7 “Are you Israelites more important to me than the Ethiopians? ” asks the . “I brought Israel out of Egypt, but I also brought the Philistines from Crete and led the Arameans out of Kir. NIV 7 "Are not you Israelites the same to me as the Cushites ?" declares the LORD. "Did I not bring Israel up from Egypt, the Philistines from Caphtor and the Arameans from Kir? NLT 8 “I, the Sovereign , am watching this sinful nation of Israel. I will destroy it from the face of the earth. But I will never completely destroy the family of Israel, ” says the . NIV 8 "Surely the eyes of the Sovereign LORD are on the sinful kingdom. I will destroy it from the face of the earth-- yet I will not totally destroy the house of Jacob," declares the LORD. NLT 9 “For I will give the command and will shake Israel along with the other nations as grain is shaken in a sieve, yet not one true kernel will be lost. NIV 9 "For I will give the command, and I will shake the house of Israel among all the nations as grain is shaken in a sieve, and not a pebble will reach the ground. NLT 10 But all the sinners will die by the sword— all those who say, ‘Nothing bad will happen to us.’ NIV 10 All the sinners among my people will die by the sword, all those who say, 'Disaster will not overtake or meet us.'