Amos 2:1
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New Living Translation
This is what the LORD says: "The people of Moab have sinned again and again, and I will not let them go unpunished! They desecrated the bones of Edom's king, burning them to ashes.

King James Bible
Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Moab, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because he burned the bones of the king of Edom into lime:

Darby Bible Translation
Thus saith Jehovah: For three transgressions of Moab, and for four, I will not revoke its sentence; because he burned the bones of the king of Edom into lime.

World English Bible
Thus says Yahweh: "For three transgressions of Moab, yes, for four, I will not turn away its punishment; because he burned the bones of the king of Edom into lime;

Young's Literal Translation
Thus said Jehovah: For three transgressions of Moab, And for four, I do not reverse it, Because of his burning the bones of the king of Edom to lime,

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

2:1 The bones - Or ashes, reduced them by fire into fine dust, and used these ashes instead of lime to plaister the walls and roofs of his palace, and this in hatred and contempt of the king of Edom.

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2 Kings 3:26
When the king of Moab saw that he was losing the battle, he led 700 of his swordsmen in a desperate attempt to break through the enemy lines near the king of Edom, but they failed.

2 Kings 3:27
Then the king of Moab took his oldest son, who would have been the next king, and sacrificed him as a burnt offering on the wall. So there was great anger against Israel, and the Israelites withdrew and returned to their own land.

Isaiah 15:1
This message came to me concerning Moab: In one night the town of Ar will be leveled, and the city of Kir will be destroyed.

Isaiah 15:1
This message came to me concerning Moab: In one night the town of Ar will be leveled, and the city of Kir will be destroyed.

Isaiah 16:6
We have heard about proud Moab--about its pride and arrogance and rage. But all that boasting has disappeared.

Isaiah 25:10
For the LORD's hand of blessing will rest on Jerusalem. But Moab will be crushed. It will be like straw trampled down and left to rot.

Jeremiah 25:21
Then I gave the cup to the nations of Edom, Moab, and Ammon,

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