Amos 9:8-15 NIV

8 "Surely the eyes of the Sovereign LORD are on the sinful kingdom. I will destroy1 it from the face of the earth-- yet I will not totally destroy the house of Jacob," declares the LORD.2

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9 "For I will give the command, and I will shake the house of Israel among all the nations as grain3 is shaken in a sieve,4 and not a pebble will reach the ground.5

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10 All the sinners among my people will die by the sword,6 all those who say, 'Disaster will not overtake or meet us.'7

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Israel's Restoration

11 "In that day I will restore David's8 fallen tent.9 I will repair its broken places, restore its ruins,10 and build it as it used to be,11

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12 so that they may possess the remnant of Edom12 and all the nations that bear my name,a13" declares the LORD, who will do these things.14

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    • f 9:12 - Hebrew; Septuagint "so that the remnant of men / and all the nations that bear my name may seek [the Lord]"
      13 "The days are coming,"15 declares the LORD, "when the reaper16 will be overtaken by the plowman17 and the planter by the one treading18 grapes. New wine19 will drip from the mountains and flow from all the hills.20

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      14 I will bring21 back my exiledb22 people Israel; they will rebuild the ruined cities23 and live in them. They will plant vineyards24 and drink their wine; they will make gardens and eat their fruit.25

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        • g 9:14 - Or "will restore the fortunes of my"
          15 I will plant26 Israel in their own land,27 never again to be uprooted28 from the land I have given them,"29 says the LORD your God.30

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