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{Amos 7:4} Thus x3541 hath the Lord 136 GOD 3069 shewed 7200 z8689 unto me: and, behold, x2009 the Lord 136 GOD 3069 called 7121 z8802 to contend 7378 z8800 by fire, 784 and it devoured 398 z8799 x853 the great 7227 deep, 8415 and did eat up 398 z8804 x853 a part. 2506
"Thus hath the Lord GOD shewed unto me; and, behold, he formed grasshoppers in the beginning of the shooting up of the latter growth; and, lo, [it was] the latter growth after the king's mowings." {Ams 7:1} + "Thus he shewed me: and, behold, the Lord stood upon a wall [made] by a plumbline, with a plumbline in his hand." {Ams 7:7} + "After this I looked, and, behold, a door [was] opened in heaven: and the first voice which I heard [was] as it were of a trumpet talking with me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee things which must be hereafter." {Rev 4:1}
This is supposed to denote the invasion of Tiglathpileser, which threatened entire destruction. "But I will send a fire into the house of Hazael, which shall devour the palaces of Benhadad." {Ams 1:4} + "But I will send a fire on the wall of Gaza, which shall devour the palaces thereof:" {Ams 1:7} + "I have overthrown [some] of you, as God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah, and ye were as a firebrand plucked out of the burning: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD." {Ams 4:11} + "Seek the LORD, and ye shall live; lest he break out like fire in the house of Joseph, and devour [it], and [there be] none to quench [it] in Bethel." {Ams 5:6} + "And Moses stretched forth his rod toward heaven: and the LORD sent thunder and hail, and the fire ran along upon the ground; and the LORD rained hail upon the land of Egypt. ... So there was hail, and fire mingled with the hail, very grievous, such as there was none like it in all the land of Egypt since it became a nation." {Exd 9:23-24} + "And there went out fire from the LORD, and devoured them, and they died before the LORD." {Lev 10:2} + "And there came out a fire from the LORD, and consumed the two hundred and fifty men that offered incense." {Num 16:35} + "Fury [is] not in me: who would set the briers [and] thorns against me in battle? I would go through them, I would burn them together." {Isa 27:4} + "For, behold, the LORD will come with fire, and with his chariots like a whirlwind, to render his anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire. ... For by fire and by his sword will the LORD plead with all flesh: and the slain of the LORD shall be many." {Isa 66:15-16} + "Circumcise yourselves to the LORD, and take away the foreskins of your heart, ye men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem: lest my fury come forth like fire, and burn that none can quench [it], because of the evil of your doings." {Jer 4:4} + "O house of David, thus saith the LORD; Execute judgment in the morning, and deliver [him that is] spoiled out of the hand of the oppressor, lest my fury go out like fire, and burn that none can quench [it], because of the evil of your doings." {Jer 21:12} + "And I will shew wonders in the heavens and in the earth, blood, and fire, and pillars of smoke." {Jol 2:30} + "And the mountains shall be molten under him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax before the fire, [and] as the waters [that are] poured down a steep place." {Mic 1:4} + "Who can stand before his indignation? and who can abide in the fierceness of his anger? his fury is poured out like fire, and the rocks are thrown down by him." {Nah 1:6} + "And of the angels he saith, Who maketh his angels spirits, and his ministers a flame of fire." {Hbr 1:7} - Cross Reference Bible Search

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