Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For thus Amos says, ‘Jeroboam will die by the sword and Israel will certainly go from its land into exile.’”

King James Version

For thus Amos saith, Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of their own land.

Holman Bible

for Amos has said this: ‘Jeroboam will die by the sword, and Israel will certainly go into exile from its homeland.’”

International Standard Version

because Amos is saying this: "By the sword will Jeroboam die, and Israel will surely go into exile far from her homeland.'"

A Conservative Version

For thus Amos says: Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of his land.

American Standard Version

For thus Amos saith, Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of his land.

Amplified

For in this way Amos has said, ‘Jeroboam will die by the sword and Israel will certainly go from its land into exile.’”

Bible in Basic English

For Amos has said, Jeroboam will be put to the sword, and Israel will certainly be taken away as a prisoner out of his land.

Darby Translation

For thus Amos saith: Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall certainly go into captivity out of his land.

Julia Smith Translation

For thus said Amos: Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel being taken captive shall be carried away captive from his land.

King James 2000

For thus Amos says, Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of their own land.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For this Amos has said, 'Jeroboam will die by the sword and Israel will certainly go into exile [away] from his land.'"

Modern King James verseion

For so Amos says: Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely go into exile out of his land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For Amos sayeth, 'Jeroboam shall die with the sword, and Israel shall be led away, captive out of their own land.'"

NET Bible

As a matter of fact, Amos is saying this: 'Jeroboam will die by the sword and Israel will certainly be carried into exile away from its land.'"

New Heart English Bible

For Amos says, 'Jeroboam will die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of his land.'"

The Emphasized Bible

For, thus, saith Amos, By the sword, shall Jeroboam, die, - and, Israel, shall, surely be exiled, from off his own soil.

Webster

For thus Amos saith, Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of their own land.

World English Bible

For Amos says, 'Jeroboam will die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of his land.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

for thus said Amos: By sword die doth Jeroboam, And Israel certainly removeth from off its land.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עמוס 
`Amowc 
Usage: 7

ירבעם 
Yarob`am 
Usage: 104

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

by the sword
חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413

and Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

גּלה 
Galah 
Usage: 188

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Amaziah's Opposition

10 Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos has conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel; the land is not able to bear all his words. 11 For thus Amos says, ‘Jeroboam will die by the sword and Israel will certainly go from its land into exile.’” 12 And Amaziah said unto Amos, O thou seer, go, flee thee away into the land of Judah, and eat thy bread there, and prophesy there:


Cross References

2 Kings 17:6

In the ninth year of Hosea, the king of Assyria took Samaria and carried Israel away into Assyria and placed them in Halah and in Habor by the river of Gozan and in the cities of the Medes.

Psalm 56:5

Every day my life is filled with sorrow; all their thoughts are against me for evil.

Jeremiah 26:9

Why hast thou prophesied in the name of the LORD, saying, This house shall be like Shiloh, and this city shall be desolate without an inhabitant? And all the people were gathered against Jeremiah in the house of the LORD.

Jeremiah 28:10-11

Then Hananiah the prophet took the yoke from off the prophet Jeremiah's neck and broke it.

Amos 6:7-8

Therefore now they shall go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of those that stretched themselves upon their couches shall be removed.

Amos 7:9

And the altars of Isaac shall be destroyed, and the sanctuaries of Israel shall be laid waste; and I will rise upon the house of Jeroboam with the sword.

Matthew 26:61

who said, This fellow said, I am able to destroy the temple of God and to build it in three days.

Acts 6:14

for we have heard him say that this Jesus of Nazareth shall destroy this place and shall change the traditions which Moses delivered us.

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