Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The words of Amos, who was among the
sheepherders from Tekoa, which he envisioned in visions concerning Israel in the days of Uzziah king of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam son of Joash, king of Israel, two years before the earthquake.
but he will say, ‘I am
not a prophet; I am a tiller of the ground, for a man sold me as a slave in my youth.’
1 Corinthians 1:27
God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,