Monthly Archives: January 2019

Bible blog 2184

AMOS 3: 10 Proclaim it on the palaces in Ashdodand on the palaces in the land of Egypt; say:‘Assemble yourselves on the hills of Shomron!See what great tumult is seething within it,how much oppression is being done there.’10 For they don’t know how to do right,” says Adonai.“They store up violence and robbery in their palaces.” 11 Therefore, […]

Bible blog 2183

Listen to this word which Adonai has spoken against you, people of Isra’el, against the entire family that I brought up from the land of Egypt: 2 “Of all the families on earth,only you have I intimately known.This is why I will punish youfor all your crimes.”3 Do two people travel togetherwithout having so agreed?4 Does a lion roar in […]

Bible blog 2182

AMOS 2:9 THE LORD says, I destroyed the Emori before them;though tall as cedars and strong as oaks,I destroyed their fruit aboveand their root below.10 More than that, I brought you up from Egypt,led you forty years in the desert,so that you could have the Emori’s land.11 I raised up some of your sons to be prophets,other […]

Bible blog 2181

My bible blog gets going again on the first day of the new year with a distinctive voice from the Hebrew Bible Amos 1:1-2:6 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) I have used the Complete Jewish Bible version because it is Jewish, with Jewish spellings of biblical names, as a reminder that this is a Hebrew text, […]