Amos 4:1-3 NIV

Israel Has Not Returned to God

1 Hear this word, you cows of Bashan1 on Mount Samaria,2 you women who oppress the poor3 and crush the needy4 and say to your husbands,5 "Bring us some drinks!6"

References for Amos 4:1

2 The Sovereign LORD has sworn by his holiness: "The time7 will surely come when you will be taken away8 with hooks,9 the last of you with fishhooks.

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3 You will each go straight out through breaks in the wall,10 and you will be cast out toward Harmon,a " declares the LORD.

References for Amos 4:3

    • a 4:3 - Masoretic Text; with a different word division of the Hebrew (see Septuagint) "out, O mountain of oppression"