Amos 5:9

“That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong, so that the spoiled shall come against the fortress.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Amos 5:9

That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong: so that the spoiled shall come against the fortresse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It is He who flashes forth {with} destruction upon the strong, So that destruction comes upon the fortress.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that bringeth sudden destruction upon the strong, so that destruction cometh upon the fortress.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Who sends sudden destruction on the strong, so that destruction comes on the walled town.
- Basic English Bible

He causeth destruction to break forth suddenly upon the strong, and bringeth destruction upon the fortress.
- Darby Bible

That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong, so that the spoiled shall come against the fortress.
- Webster's Bible

who brings sudden destruction on the strong, so that destruction comes on the fortress.
- World English Bible

Who is brightening up the spoiled against the strong, And the spoiled against a fortress cometh.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That causeth destruction to flash upon the strong, so that destruction cometh upon the fortress.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Amos 5:9

Wesley's Notes for Amos 5:9


5:9 The strong - The mighty, victorious and insolent. Shall come - Shall rally and form a siege against their besiegers.


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