He said:

The Lord roars(A) from Zion
and raises His voice from Jerusalem;
the pastures of the shepherds mourn,[a](B)
and the summit of Carmel(C) withers.

Judgment on Israel’s Neighbors

The Lord says:

I will not relent from punishing Damascus(D)
for three crimes, even four,(E)
because they threshed Gilead with iron sledges.
Therefore, I will send fire against Hazael’s palace,
and it will consume Ben-hadad’s(F) citadels.

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Footnotes

  1. Amos 1:2 Or dry up

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