Amos 6:13

“Ye which rejoice in a thing of nought, which say, Have we not taken to us horns by our own strength?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee which reioyce in a thing of nought, which say, Haue we not taken to vs hornes by our owne strength?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You who rejoice in Lodebar, And say, "Have we not by our {own} strength taken Karnaim for ourselves?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

ye that rejoice in a thing of nought, that say, Have we not taken to us horns by our own strength?
- American Standard Version (1901)

You whose joy is in a thing of no value, who say, Have we not taken for ourselves horns by the strength which is ours?
- Basic English Bible

-- ye that rejoice in a thing of nought, that say, have We not taken to us power by our own strength?
- Darby Bible

Ye who rejoice in a thing of naught, who say, Have we not taken to us horns by our own strength?
- Webster's Bible

you who rejoice in a thing of nothing, who say, 'Haven't we taken for ourselves horns by our own strength?'
- World English Bible

O ye who are rejoicing at nothing, Who are saying, `Have we not by our strength taken to ourselves horns?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ye that rejoice in a thing of nought, that say: 'Have we not taken to us horns by our own strength?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 6:13


6:13 Who rejoice - In your victories, alliances, and idols. Have we not - We have raised ourselves to greatness by our wisdom and courage.


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