Amos 5:17
New International Version
There will be wailing in all the vineyards, for I will pass through your midst,” says the LORD.

New Living Translation
There will be wailing in every vineyard, for I will destroy them all,” says the LORD.

English Standard Version
and in all vineyards there shall be wailing, for I will pass through your midst,” says the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
There will be wailing in all the vineyards, for I will pass through your midst,” says the LORD.

King James Bible
And in all vineyards shall be wailing: for I will pass through thee, saith the LORD.

New King James Version
In all vineyards there shall be wailing, For I will pass through you,” Says the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
“And in all the vineyards there is mourning, Because I will pass through the midst of you,” says the LORD.

NASB 1995
“And in all the vineyards there is wailing, Because I will pass through the midst of you,” says the LORD.

NASB 1977
“And in all the vineyards there is wailing, Because I shall pass through the midst of you,” says the LORD.

Amplified Bible
“And in all vineyards there is wailing, For I will pass through your midst [in judgment],” says the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
There will be wailing in all the vineyards, for I will pass among you. The LORD has spoken.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
There will be wailing in all the vineyards, for I will pass among you. The LORD has spoken.

American Standard Version
And in all vineyards shall be wailing; for I will pass through the midst of thee, saith Jehovah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And in all vineyards, lamentations, because I am passing within you, says LORD JEHOVAH

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And there shall be lamentation in all the ways; because I will pass through the midst of thee, saith the Lord.

Contemporary English Version
Your vineyards will be filled with crying and weeping, because I will punish you. I, the LORD, have spoken!

Douay-Rheims Bible
And in all vineyards there shall be wailing: because I will pass through in the midst of thee, saith the Lord.

Good News Translation
There will be wailing in all the vineyards. All this will take place because I am coming to punish you." The LORD has spoken.

International Standard Version
And in all of the vineyards there will be mourning when I pass through your midst,' says the LORD."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And in all vineyards shall be lamentation; For I will pass through the midst of thee, Saith the LORD.

Literal Standard Version
And in all vineyards [is] lamentation, For I pass into your midst,” said YHWH.

New American Bible
And in every vineyard there shall be lamentation when I pass through your midst, says the LORD.

NET Bible
In all the vineyards there will be wailing, for I will pass through your midst," says the LORD.

New Revised Standard Version
in all the vineyards there shall be wailing, for I will pass through the midst of you, says the LORD.

New Heart English Bible
In all vineyards there will be wailing; for I will pass through the midst of you," says the LORD.

World English Bible
In all vineyards there will be wailing; for I will pass through the midst of you," says Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
And in all vineyards is lamentation, For I pass into thy midst, said Jehovah.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Day of the LORD
16Therefore this is what the LORD, the God of Hosts, the Lord, says: “There will be wailing in all the public squares and cries of ‘Alas! Alas!’ in all the streets. The farmer will be summoned to mourn, and the mourners to wail. 17There will be wailing in all the vineyards, for I will pass through your midst,” says the LORD. 18Woe to you who long for the Day of the LORD! What will the Day of the LORD be for you? It will be darkness and not light.…

Cross References
Isaiah 16:10
Joy and gladness are removed from the orchard; no one sings or shouts in the vineyards. No one tramples the grapes in the winepresses; I have put an end to the cheering.

Jeremiah 48:33
Joy and gladness are removed from the orchard and from the fields of Moab. I have stopped the flow of wine from the presses; no one treads them with shouts of joy; their shouts are not for joy.


Treasury of Scripture

And in all vineyards shall be wailing: for I will pass through you, said the LORD.

in.

Isaiah 16:10
And gladness is taken away, and joy out of the plentiful field; and in the vineyards there shall be no singing, neither shall there be shouting: the treaders shall tread out no wine in their presses; I have made their vintage shouting to cease.

Isaiah 32:10-12
Many days and years shall ye be troubled, ye careless women: for the vintage shall fail, the gathering shall not come…

Jeremiah 48:33
And joy and gladness is taken from the plentiful field, and from the land of Moab; and I have caused wine to fail from the winepresses: none shall tread with shouting; their shouting shall be no shouting.

I will.

Exodus 12:12,23
For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgment: I am the LORD…

Joel 3:17
So shall ye know that I am the LORD your God dwelling in Zion, my holy mountain: then shall Jerusalem be holy, and there shall no strangers pass through her any more.

Nahum 1:12,15
Thus saith the LORD; Though they be quiet, and likewise many, yet thus shall they be cut down, when he shall pass through. Though I have afflicted thee, I will afflict thee no more…











Verse 17. - Vineyards. The place of mirth and gladness, that, says St. Jerome, "ubi quondam fuit materia laetitiae, sit origo lacrymarum" (Isaiah 16:10). I will pass through thee. A terrible echo of the last plague of Egypt (Exodus 12:12), when God will not "pass over" thee as he did then, but treat thee as Egypt, and "pass through" to smite and punish (Nahum 1:12).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
There will be wailing
מִסְפֵּ֑ד (mis·pêḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4553: A lamentation

in all
וּבְכָל־ (ū·ḇə·ḵāl)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the vineyards,
כְּרָמִ֖ים (kə·rā·mîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3754: A garden, vineyard

for
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

I will pass
אֶעֱבֹ֥ר (’e·‘ĕ·ḇōr)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 5674: To pass over, through, or by, pass on

through your midst,”
בְּקִרְבְּךָ֖ (bə·qir·bə·ḵā)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 7130: The nearest part, the center

says
אָמַ֥ר (’ā·mar)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say

the LORD.
יְהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel


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