Amos 4:8

“So two or three cities wandered unto one city, to drink water; but they were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So two or three cities wandered vnto one citie, to drinke water; but they were not satisfied: yet haue yee not returned vnto me, saith the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"So two or three cities would stagger to another city to drink water, But would not be satisfied; Yet you have not returned to Me, declares the LORD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So two or three cities wandered unto one city to drink water, and were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So two or three towns went wandering to one town looking for water, and did not get enough: and still you have not come back to me, says the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

And two, three, cities wandered unto one city, to drink water, and were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

So two or three cities wandered to one city, to drink water; but they were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned to me, saith the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

So two or three cities staggered to one city to drink water, and were not satisfied: yet you haven't returned to me," says Yahweh.
- World English Bible

And wandered have two or three cities, Unto the same city to drink water, And they are not satisfied, And ye have not turned back unto Me, An affirmation of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So two or three cities wandered unto one city to drink water, and were not satisfied; yet have ye not returned unto Me, saith the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 4:8


4:8 Not satisfied - Either that had not enough for them, or durst not part with it.


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