Amos 9:10

“All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, which say, The evil shall not overtake nor prevent us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, which say: The euill shall not ouertake nor preuent vs.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"All the sinners of My people will die by the sword, Those who say, 'The calamity will not overtake or confront us.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, who say, The evil shall not overtake nor meet us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

All those sinners among my people will be put to the sword who say, Evil will not overtake us or come face to face with us.
- Basic English Bible

All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, who say, Evil shall not overtake nor befall us.
- Darby Bible

All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, who say, The evil shall not overtake nor fall upon us.
- Webster's Bible

All the sinners of my people will die by the sword, who say, 'Evil won't overtake nor meet us.'
- World English Bible

By sword die do all sinners of My people, Who are saying, `Not overtake, or go before, For our sakes, doth evil.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

All the sinners of My people shall die by the sword, that say: 'The evil shall not overtake nor confront us.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Amos 9:10


9:10 All the sinners - The great, notorious sinners. The evil - Is far off, we shall die first, and be safe in the grave.


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