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1

why is Israel called a virgin

because they are God's bride

2

God ______ the fall of the chosen ones

laments

3

what does God want the people to do

seek him

4

what does God call for

holiness and obedience

5

(Amos) what does God expose about the people

their formalism

6

what does God say about the feasts?

they are a stench to his nose

7

What does God want instead of sacrifice?

Righteousness

8

What does God warn Israel against?

Their self-confidence

9

What did Israel trust in?

Geographical Location
Prosperity
Entertainment

10

What will happen to their false confidence?

It will be broken.

11

What were they drinking wine out of?

Bowls

12

What judgments are threatened but restrained?

The judgments of fire and worms

13

What did the green worm represent?

A grasshopper
Vegetation eating worms

14

Who pleads with God to withhold his judgment?

Amos

15

What judgment is determined with no restraint?

A plumb line judgment

16

What was the purpose of the plumb line judgment?

To determine if Israel was straight

17

Was Israel found to be straight?

No

18

Who does Amos present the Lord's message to?

Amaziah

19

What judgment is ready at hand?

Summer Fruit

20

What is the summer fruit judgment?

A picture that Israel has come to an end
A famine of God's Word will be sent

21

According to Amos who will take over Israel?

Asyria

22

Who will execute the judgment of Israel?

Jehova

23

Which tribe will fall and never be a prominent tribe again?

The Tribe of Dan

24

How will God restore Israel?

He will restore their spiritual identity, their land and their freedom and prosperity