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Hosea 3:4

Overview - Hosea 3
The Lord's intended future kindness to Israel, not withstanding their wickedness, illustrated by the emblem of Hosea's conduct towards his adulterous wife.
The desolation of Israel before their restoration.
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Hosea 3:4  (King James Version)
For the children of Israel shall abide many days without a king, and without a prince, and without a sacrifice, and without an image, and without an ephod, and without teraphim:
 


without a king
10:3 Genesis 49:10 ; Jeremiah 15:4 Jeremiah 15:5 ; John 19:15

without a sacrifice
2 Chronicles 15:2 ; Daniel 8:11-13 ; 9:27 12:11 Matthew 24:1 Matthew 24:2 ; Luke 21:24 ; Acts 6:13 Acts 6:14
Hebrews 10:26

an image
Hebrew a standing, or statue, or pillar.
Isaiah 19:19 Isaiah 19:20

ephod
Exodus 28:4 ; Leviticus 8:7 ; Judges 8:27 ; 17:5 1 Samuel 2:18 ; 14:3 21:9 22:18 1 Samuel 23:6 1 Samuel 23:9
1 Samuel 30:7 ; 2 Samuel 6:14

without teraphim
Genesis 31:19 ; *marg:
Judges 17:5 ; 18:17-24 2 Kings 23:24 ; *marg:
Ezekiel 20:32 ; 21:21 *marg:
Micah 5:11-14 ; Zechariah 13:2
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