-General scriptures concerning Am 3:5 -FIGURATIVE .Of the evils in life of wicked people Job 18:8-10 .Of the devices of evil people to deceive the righteous Ps 91:3; Jer 5:26 .See [3741]AMBUSH .See [3742]CONSPIRACY .See [3743]PIT

The expression (Amos 3:5), “Shall one take up a snare from the earth?” etc. (Authorized Version), ought to be, as in the Revised Version, “Shall a snare spring up from the ground?” etc. (See [598]GIN.)