Amos 8:1-3 NIV

A Basket of Ripe Fruit

1 This is what the Sovereign LORD showed me:1 a basket of ripe fruit.

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2 "What do you see,2 Amos?3" he asked. "A basket4 of ripe fruit," I answered. Then the LORD said to me, "The time is ripe for my people Israel; I will spare them no longer.5

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3 "In that day," declares the Sovereign LORD, "the songs in the temple will turn to wailing.a6 Many, many bodies--flung everywhere! Silence!7"

References for Amos 8:3

    • a 8:3 - Or ""the temple singers will wail"