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Amos 8:11

Amos 8:11

Amos was a simple shepherd from Tekoa, who was commissioned by the Lord to pronounce severe judgement on the surrounding nations and certain cities, which encircled God's chosen people.

But Israel was not exempt from God's judgement, for they had followed after other gods, and become a faithless and adulterous nation. For many chapters, Amos warned that inevitable judgement and oppression would fall on God's chosen people, read more...