The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
AMO 7:1 Thus hath the Lord GOD shewed unto me; and, behold, he formed
grasshoppers in the beginning of the shooting up of the latter growth;
and, lo, it was the latter growth after the king's mowings.
AMO 7:2 And it came to pass, that when they had made an end of eating
the grass of the land, then I said, O Lord GOD, forgive, I beseech thee:
by whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small.
AMO 7:3 The LORD repented for this: It shall not be, saith the LORD.
AMO 7:4 Thus hath the Lord GOD shewed unto me: and, behold, the Lord
GOD called to contend by fire, and it devoured the great deep, and did
eat up a part.
AMO 7:5 Then said I, O Lord GOD, cease, I beseech thee: by whom shall
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