Contributed by Mark A. Barber on Nov 16, 2020
The worst famines are artificially made ones.
Famine in a Time of Plenty
Amos 8:11: “Behold, the days come, saith the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD.”
Times were relatively good in both Israel and Judah in the time of the Prophet Amos, at