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2. The plague of the first sign — locusts to eat the herbage of the land 7:1-3
Amos 7 :1 7:1 Thus the Lord Jehovah showed me, and there He was, forming 1alocusts in the beginning of the springing up of the spring crop; and it was the spring crop after the king’s mowings.
Amos 7 :2 7:2 And when their eating of the herbage of the land was complete, I said, 1O Lord Jehovah, forgive, I beseech You! aHow will Jacob stand, for he is small?
Amos 7 :3 7:3 Jehovah arepented concerning this: It shall not be, says Jehovah.
3. The plague of the second sign — fire to devour the great deep and the land 7:4-6
Amos 7 :4 7:4 Thus the Lord Jehovah showed me, and there the Lord Jehovah was, calling to contend with them with afire; and it devoured the great deep, and it devoured the land.
Amos 7 :5 7:5 Then I said, O Lord Jehovah, Stop, I beseech You! aHow will Jacob stand, for he is small?
Amos 7 :6 7:6 Jehovah repented concerning this: This also shall not be, says the Lord Jehovah.
4. The plague of the third sign — a plumb line in the Lord's hand 7:7-9
Amos 7 :7 7:7 Thus He showed me, and there the Lord was, standing upon a perfectly plumbed wall; and in His hand was a 1aplumb line.
Amos 7 :8 7:8 And Jehovah said to me, What do you see, Amos? And I said, A plumb line. And the Lord said, I am now setting a plumb line in the midst of My people Israel; I will not pass them by anymore.
Amos 7 :9 7:9 And the 1ahigh places of Isaac will be desolated,
And the sanctuaries of Israel will be made waste;
And I will rise up against the house of bJeroboam with a csword.
5. The frustration of Amaziah the priest of Bethel 7:10-17
Amos 7 :10 7:10 Then Amaziah the 1priest of Bethel sent word to Jeroboam the king of Israel, saying, Amos has conspired against you in the midst of the house of Israel; the land is not able to endure all his words.
Amos 7 :11 7:11 For thus says Amos, By the sword Jeroboam will die, and Israel will surely go into acaptivity out from its land.
Amos 7 :12 7:12 Then Amaziah said to Amos, Go, you seer; flee into the land of Judah, and eat bread there, and prophesy there;
Amos 7 :13 7:13 But in aBethel you shall not ever prophesy again, for it is the king’s sanctuary and it is the royal residence.
Amos 7 :14 7:14 Then Amos answered and said to Amaziah, I am no prophet, nor am I the son of a prophet; rather I am a aherdsman and a dresser of sycamores.
Amos 7 :15 7:15 And Jehovah took me from following the flock, and Jehovah said to me, Go, prophesy to My people Israel.
Amos 7 :16 7:16 And now hear the word of Jehovah: You say, You shall not prophesy against Israel, nor shall you speak against the house of Isaac.
Amos 7 :17 7:17 Therefore thus says Jehovah,
Your wife will go about as a harlot in the city,
And your sons and your daughters will fall by the sword,
And your land will be divided by the line,
And you yourself will die in a land that is unclean;
And Israel will indeed go into captivity
Out from its land.
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