Amos 5:23



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Take away from Me the noise of your songs; I will not even listen to the sound of your harps.

King James Version

Take thou away from me the noise of thy songs; for I will not hear the melody of thy viols.

Holman Bible

Take away from Me the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps.

International Standard Version

Spare me your noisy singing I will not listen to your musical instruments.

A Conservative Version

Take thou away from me the noise of thy songs, for I will not hear the melody of thy viols.

American Standard Version

Take thou away from me the noise of thy songs; for I will not hear the melody of thy viols.

Amplified

Take away from Me the noise of your songs, for I will not listen to the melody of your harps.

Bible in Basic English

Take away from me the noise of your songs; my ears are shut to the melody of your instruments.

Darby Translation

Take away from me the noise of thy songs, and I will not hear the melody of thy lutes;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Take away from me the noise of thy songs; for I will not hear the melody of thy instruments.

Julia Smith Translation

Remove from me the noise of thy songs; for I will not hear the music of thy lyres.

King James 2000

Take away from me the noise of your songs; for I will not hear the melody of your harps.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Remove from me the noise of your songs, and I do not want to hear the melody of your harps!

Modern King James verseion

Take the noise of your songs away from Me; for I will not hear the melody of your stringed instruments.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Away with that noise of thy songs, I will not hear thy plays of music:

NET Bible

Take away from me your noisy songs; I don't want to hear the music of your stringed instruments.

New Heart English Bible

Take away from me the noise of your songs. I will not listen to the music of your harps.

New simplified Bible

Take the noise of your songs away from me! I will not listen to the melody of your harps.

The Emphasized Bible

Take thou away from me, the noise of thy songs, - Even the melody of thy harps, will I not hear.

Webster

Take thou away from me the noise of thy songs; for I will not hear the melody of thy viols.

World English Bible

Take away from me the noise of your songs! I will not listen to the music of your harps.

Youngs Literal Translation

Turn aside from Me the noise of thy songs, Yea, the praise of thy psaltery I hear not.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Take thou away
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
away , depart , remove , aside , take , turn , turn in , take off , go , put , eschewed ,
Usage: 301

from me the noise
המן המון 
Hamown 
Usage: 83

שׁירה שׁיר 
Shiyr 
Usage: 90

for I will not hear
שׁמע 
Shama` 
Usage: 1158

the melody
זמרה 
Zimrah 
Usage: 4

References

Context Readings

The Day Of Yahweh

22 "Even though you offer up to Me burnt offerings and your grain offerings, I will not accept them; And I will not even look at the peace offerings of your fatlings. 23 "Take away from Me the noise of your songs; I will not even listen to the sound of your harps. 24 "But let justice roll down like waters And righteousness like an ever-flowing stream.



Cross References

Amos 6:5

Who improvise to the sound of the harp, And like David have composed songs for themselves,

Amos 8:3

"The songs of the palace will turn to wailing in that day," declares the Lord GOD "Many will be the corpses; in every place they will cast them forth in silence."

Amos 8:10

"Then I will turn your festivals into mourning And all your songs into lamentation; And I will bring sackcloth on everyone's loins And baldness on every head And I will make it like a time of mourning for an only son, And the end of it will be like a bitter day.

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