King James Version
But prophesy not again any more at Bethel: for it is the king's chapel, and it is the king's court.
Darby Bible Translation
But prophesy not again any more at Bethel; for it is the king's sanctuary, and it is the house of the kingdom.
World English Bible
but don't prophesy again any more at Bethel; for it is the king's sanctuary, and it is a royal house!"
Young's Literal Translation
and at Beth-El do not add to prophesy any more, for it is the king's sanctuary, and it is the royal house.'
Amos 7:13 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
chapel: or, sanctuary
king's court: Heb. house of the kingdom
But prophesy not again any more at Bethel: for it is the king's chapel, and it is the king's court.Amos 7:13 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe History of the Prophetic Sermons, Epistles, and Apocalypses
[Sidenote: Real character and aims of the prophets] To understand and rightly interpret the prophetic writings of the Old Testament it is necessary to cast aside a false impression as to the character of the prophets which is widely prevalent. They were not foretellers, but forth-tellers. Instead of being vague dreamers, in imagination living far in the distant future, they were most emphatically men of their own times, enlightened and devoted patriots, social and ethical reformers, and spiritual …
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament
The River of Egypt, Rhinocorura. The Lake of Sirbon.
The Prophet Hosea.
And they called them, and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus.
1 Kings 12:29
And he set the one in Bethel, and the other put he in Dan.
1 Kings 12:32
And Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like unto the feast that is in Judah, and he offered upon the altar. So did he in Bethel, sacrificing unto the calves that he had made: and he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places which he had made.
Which say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not unto us right things, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits:
But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink; and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.
That in the day that I shall visit the transgressions of Israel upon him I will also visit the altars of Bethel: and the horns of the altar shall be cut off, and fall to the ground.
But seek not Bethel, nor enter into Gilgal, and pass not to Beersheba: for Gilgal shall surely go into captivity, and Bethel shall come to nought.
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