KJV AMO3 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekAMO2.htm AMO4.htm
3:1 Hear [H8085] this word [H1697] that the LORD [H3068] hath spoken [H1696] against you, O children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] , against the whole family [H4940] which I brought up [H5927] from the land [H776] of Egypt [H4714] , saying [H559] ,
3:2 You only have I known [H3045] of all the families [H4940] of the earth [H127] : therefore I will punish [H6485] you for all your iniquities [H5771] .(punish: Heb. visit upon)
3:3 Can two [H8147] walk [H3212] together [H3162] , except [H1115] they be agreed [H3259] ?
3:4 Will a lion [H738] roar [H7580] in the forest [H3293] , when he hath no prey [H2964] ? will a young lion [H3715] cry out [H5414] [H6963] of his den [H4585] , if he have taken [H3920] nothing [H1115] ?(cry: Heb. give forth his voice)
3:5 Can a bird [H6833] fall [H5307] in a snare [H6341] upon the earth [H776] , where no gin [H4170] [is] for him? shall [one] take up [H5927] a snare [H6341] from the earth [H127] , and have taken [H3920] nothing at all [H3920] ?
3:6 Shall a trumpet [H7782] be blown [H8628] in the city [H5892] , and the people [H5971] not be afraid [H2729] ? shall there be evil [H7451] in a city [H5892] , and the LORD [H3068] hath not done [H6213] [it]?(be afraid: or, run together? the LORD: or, shall not the L.doe somewhat?)
3:7 Surely the Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] will do [H6213] nothing [H1697] , but he revealeth [H1540] his secret [H5475] unto his servants [H5650] the prophets [H5030] .
3:8 The lion [H738] hath roared [H7580] , who will not [H3808] fear [H3372] ? the Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] hath spoken [H1696] , who can but prophesy [H5012] ?
3:9 Publish [H8085] in the palaces [H759] at Ashdod [H795] , and in the palaces [H759] in the land [H776] of Egypt [H4714] , and say [H559] , Assemble [H622] yourselves upon the mountains [H2022] of Samaria [H8111] , and behold [H7200] the great [H7227] tumults [H4103] in the midst [H7130] thereof, and the oppressed [H6217] in the midst [H8432] thereof.(oppressed: or, oppressions)
3:10 For they know [H3045] not to do [H6213] right [H5229] , saith [H5002] the LORD [H3068] , who store [H686] up violence [H2555] and robbery [H7701] in their palaces [H759] .(robbery: or, spoil)
3:11 Therefore thus saith [H559] the Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] ; An adversary [H6862] [there shall be] even round about [H5439] the land [H776] ; and he shall bring down [H3381] thy strength [H5797] from thee, and thy palaces [H759] shall be spoiled [H962] .
3:12 Thus saith [H559] the LORD [H3068] ; As the shepherd [H7462] taketh out [H5337] of the mouth [H6310] of the lion [H738] two [H8147] legs [H3767] , or a piece [H915] of an ear [H241] ; so shall the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] be taken out [H5337] that dwell [H3427] in Samaria [H8111] in the corner [H6285] of a bed [H4296] , and in Damascus [H1833] [in] a couch [H6210] .(taketh: Heb. delivereth)(in Damascus: or, on the bed's feet)
3:13 Hear [H8085] ye, and testify [H5749] in the house [H1004] of Jacob [H3290] , saith [H5002] the Lord [H136] GOD [H3069] , the God [H430] of hosts [H6635] ,
3:14 That in the day [H3117] that I shall visit [H6485] the transgressions [H6588] of Israel [H3478] upon him I will also visit [H6485] the altars [H4196] of Bethel [H1008] : and the horns [H7161] of the altar [H4196] shall be cut off [H1438] , and fall [H5307] to the ground [H776] .(visit: or, punish Israel for)
3:15 And I will smite [H5221] the winter [H2779] house [H1004] with the summer [H7019] house [H1004] ; and the houses [H1004] of ivory [H8127] shall perish [H6] , and the great [H7227] houses [H1004] shall have an end [H5486] , saith [H5002] the LORD [H3068] .