Amos 3:8

“The lion hath roared, who will not fear? the Lord GOD hath spoken, who can but prophesy?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Amos 3:8

The lyon hath roared, Who will not feare? the Lord God hath spoken, Who can but prophecie?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A lion has roared! Who will not fear? The Lord GOD has spoken! Who can but prophesy?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lion hath roared; who will not fear? The Lord Jehovah hath spoken; who can but prophesy?
- American Standard Version (1901)

The cry of the lion is sounding; who will not have fear? The Lord God has said the word; is it possible for the prophet to keep quiet?
- Basic English Bible

The lion hath roared, -- who will not fear? The Lord Jehovah hath spoken, -- who can but prophesy?
- Darby Bible

The lion hath roared, who will not fear? the Lord GOD hath spoken, who can but prophesy?
- Webster's Bible

The lion has roared. Who will not fear? The Lord Yahweh has spoken. Who can but prophesy?
- World English Bible

A lion hath roared -- who doth not fear? The Lord Jehovah hath spoken -- who doth not prophesy?
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lion hath roared, who will not fear? The Lord GOD hath spoken, who can but prophesy?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Amos 3:8

Wesley's Notes for Amos 3:8


3:8 Hath roared - As a lion roareth when near his prey: so God hath terribly threatened what is near to be done. Prophesy - Amos can not but speak what he had heard.


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