Amos 5:16

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Contemporary English Version

16This is what the Lord has sworn:
Noisy crying will be heard
in every town and street.
Even farmers will be told
to mourn for the dead,
together with those
who are paid to mourn.#5.16 paid to mourn: In ancient times some people were paid to mourn and make loud cries at funerals.