"Hear this, you priests! Pay attention, you Israelites! Listen, O royal house! This judgment1 is against you: You have been a snare2 at Mizpah, a net3 spread out on Tabor.
The rebels are deep in slaughter.4 I will discipline all of them.53
I know all about Ephraim; Israel is not hidden6 from me. Ephraim, you have now turned to prostitution; Israel is corrupt.74
"Their deeds do not permit them to return8 to their God. A spirit of prostitution9 is in their heart; they do not acknowledge10 the LORD.
Israel's arrogance testifies11 against them; the Israelites, even Ephraim, stumble12 in their sin; Judah also stumbles with them.13