Amos 3:7 "For the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will not do a thing
unless he has revealed his confidential matter to his servants the
Amos 5:4 "For this is what
Jehovah has said to the house of
Israel, 'Search for me, and keep living' "
Amos 8:1-3: Jehovah will not excuse his people any longer -
"hush!" - compare
Amos 8:4-8 states reasons why Jehovah is leaving his people -See
Amos 8:9-14 describe a spiritual famine and reasons for wearing
"sackcloth" and having
shame - Compare Matthew 24:28 "carcass";
Amos 9:10 "By the sword they will die - all the sinners of my
people, those who are saying: "The calamity will not come near or
reach as far as us."
Amos 9:11,12 " 'In that day I shall raise up the
booth of David that is fallen, and I shall certainly repair their
breaches. And its ruins I shall raise up, and I shall certainly
build it up as in the days of long ago, to the end that they may
take possession of what is left remaining of Edom, and
all the nations upon whom my name has been
called, is the utterance of Jehovah, who is doing this."
Compare Zechariah 11:12,13;
Isaiah 45:20-25; Acts
9:11,12; "God's People"
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