The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
AMO 3:8 The lion hath roared, who will not fear? the Lord GOD hath
spoken, who can but prophesy?
AMO 3:9 Publish in the palaces at Ashdod, and in the palaces in the
land of Egypt, and say, Assemble yourselves upon the mountains of
Samaria, and behold the great tumults in the midst thereof, and the
oppressed in the midst thereof.
AMO 3:10 For they know not to do right, saith the LORD, who store up
violence and robbery in their palaces.
AMO 3:11 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; An adversary there shall be
even round about the land; and he shall bring down thy strength from
thee, and thy palaces shall be spoiled.
King James Bible