Amos 6:3

“Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Ye that put farre away the euil day, and cause the seat of violence to come neere:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do you put off the day of calamity, And would you bring near the seat of violence?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

-ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
- American Standard Version (1901)

You who put far away the evil day, causing the rule of the violent to come near;
- Basic English Bible

Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
- Darby Bible

Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
- Webster's Bible

Those who put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
- World English Bible

Who are putting away the day of evil, And ye bring nigh the seat of violence,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 6:3


6:3 Ye - That flatter yourselves the day of darkness foretold, is far off. The seat - The judgment seat which should relieve the oppressed, is made a seat of violence.


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