Amos 6:4

4 You lie on beds adorned with ivory and lounge on your couches. You dine on choice lambs and fattened calves.

Amos 6:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 That lie upon beds of ivory, and stretch themselves upon their couches, and eat the lambs out of the flock, and the calves out of the midst of the stall;
ESV
4 "Woe to those who lie on beds of ivory and stretch themselves out on their couches, and eat lambs from the flock and calves from the midst of the stall,
NLT
4 How terrible for you who sprawl on ivory beds and lounge on your couches, eating the meat of tender lambs from the flock and of choice calves fattened in the stall.
MSG
4 Woe to those who live in luxury and expect everyone else to serve them!
CSB
4 They lie on beds [inlaid with] ivory, sprawled out on their couches, and dine on lambs from the flock and calves from the stall.

Amos 6:4 In-Context

2 Go to Kalneh and look at it; go from there to great Hamath, and then go down to Gath in Philistia. Are they better off than your two kingdoms? Is their land larger than yours?
3 You put off the day of disaster and bring near a reign of terror.
4 You lie on beds adorned with ivory and lounge on your couches. You dine on choice lambs and fattened calves.
5 You strum away on your harps like David and improvise on musical instruments.
6 You drink wine by the bowlful and use the finest lotions, but you do not grieve over the ruin of Joseph.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Esther 1:6; S Proverbs 7:17
  • 2. S Isaiah 1:11; S Ezekiel 34:2-3; S Amos 3:12
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