Ephraim Bereaved of Offspring

10 I discovered Israel like grapes in the wilderness. I saw your fathers like the first fruit of the fig tree in its first season. But they went to Baal-peor,a consecrated themselves to Shame,b and became detestable, like the thing they loved.

References for Hosea 9:10

    • d 9:10 - Nm 25:1-9
    • e 9:10 - a Hb term of derision for Baal