Amos 3:2

“You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

You onely haue I knowen of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You only have I chosen among all the families of the earth; Therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will visit upon you all your iniquities.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You only of all the families of the earth have I taken care of: for this reason I will send punishment on you for all your sins.
- Basic English Bible

You only have I known of all the families of the earth; therefore will I visit upon you all your iniquities.
- Darby Bible

You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.
- Webster's Bible

You only have I chosen of all the families of the earth. Therefore I will punish you for all of your sins.
- World English Bible

Only you I have known of all families of the land, Therefore I charge on you all your iniquities.
- Youngs Literal Bible

You only have I known of all the families of the earth; therefore I will visit upon you all your iniquities.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 3:2


3:2 Know - Chosen, adopted to be my peculiar ones. Therefore - Because you have all these obligations and abused all these mercies.


Discussion for Amos 3:2

  • This scripture CLEARLY spoke to the flesh Nation of Israel israel judah ,natural children. And,not the adopted, and redeemed Israel remnants of the natural family with people of all nations races reborn thru the salvation of Jesus Christ baptism of the Holy Spirit.

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