Amos 5:14

“Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live: and so the LORD, the God of hosts, shall be with you, as ye have spoken.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Seeke good and not euill, that ye may liue: and so the Lord, the God of hosts shall be with you, as yee haue spoken.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Seek good and not evil, that you may live; And thus may the LORD God of hosts be with you, Just as you have said!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live; and so Jehovah, the God of hosts, will be with you, as ye say.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Go after good and not evil, so that life may be yours: and so the Lord, the God of armies, will be with you, as you say.
- Basic English Bible

Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live; and so Jehovah, the God of hosts, shall be with you, as ye say.
- Darby Bible

Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live: and so the LORD, the God of hosts, shall be with you, as ye have spoken.
- Webster's Bible

Seek good, and not evil, that you may live; and so Yahweh, the God of Armies, will be with you, as you say.
- World English Bible

Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live, And it is so; Jehovah, God of Hosts, [is] with you, as ye said.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Seek good, and not evil, that ye may live; and so the LORD, the God of hosts, will be with you, as ye say.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 5:14


5:14 With you - To bless and save you yet.


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