Amos 6:7

“Therefore now shall they go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of them that stretched themselves shall be removed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore now shall they goe captiue, with the first that goe captiue, and the banquet of them that stretched themselues, shalbe remoued.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore, they will now go into exile at the head of the exiles, And the sprawlers' banqueting will pass away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore shall they now go captive with the first that go captive; and the revelry of them that stretched themselves shall pass away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So now they will go away prisoners with the first of those who are made prisoners, and the loud cry of those who were stretched out will come to an end.
- Basic English Bible

Therefore shall they now go captive, with the first that go captive, and the revelry of them that stretched themselves shall pass away.
- Darby Bible

Therefore now shall they go captive with the first that go captive, and the banquet of them that stretched themselves shall be removed.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore they will now go captive with the first who go captive; and the feasting and lounging will end.
- World English Bible

Therefore now they remove at the head of the captives, And turned aside is the mourning-feast of stretched-out ones.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore now shall they go captive at the head of them that go captive, and the revelry of them that stretched themselves shall pass away.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 6:7


6:7 The banquet - The feastings of voluptuous ones shall cease.


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