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An Indictment of Vengeance (Amos 2:1-3)

May 28, 2018 JoshOlds 2

An Indictment Against Vengeance: An Oracle Against Moab (Amos 2:1-3) Yahweh says: For three transgressions of Moab, yes, for four, I will not turn away its punishment; because he burned the bones of the king […]

Pastor and author Josh Olds opens the book of Amos to compare Yahweh's indictment against Edom in Amos 1:11-12 for their longstanding racism against Israel with our own long and sordid history of racism and racist ideology.
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An Indictment Against Racism (Amos 1:11-12)

May 28, 2018 JoshOlds 0

An Indictment Against Racism: An Oracle Against Edom (Amos 1:11-12) This is what the Lord says: “Because Edom has committed three crimes—make that four!—I will not revoke my decree of judgment. He chased his brother with a sword; […]

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An Indictment Against Unjust War (Amos 1:3-5)

May 28, 2018 JoshOlds 2

An Indictment Against Unjust War: An Oracle Against Damascus (Amos 1:3-5) Yahweh says: “For three transgressions of Damascus, yes, for four, I will not turn away its punishment; because they have threshed Gilead with threshing […]