Amos 1:4-6 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)
5 “I will also break open the gates of Damascus[c] and remove the one who sits on the throne in the Valley of Aven.[d] I will remove the symbol of power from Beth Eden,[e] and the Arameans will be defeated and taken back to Kir.[f]” This is what the Lord said.
Punishment for the Philistines
6 This is what the Lord says: “I will definitely punish the people of Gaza[g] for the many crimes they did. They took an entire nation of people and sent them as slaves to Edom.