Hosea 5 DBY

1 Hear this, ye priests; and hearken, ye house of Israel; and give ear, O house of the king: for this judgment is for you; for ye have been a snare at Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.

References for Hosea 5:1

    • a 5:1 - Or 'against.'
      2 And they have plunged themselves in the corruption of apostasy, but I will be a chastiser of them all.

      References for Hosea 5:2

        • b 5:2 - Or '[with] sacrifices do they go far (or deeply) in revolt.'
          3 I know Ephraim, and Israel is not hid from me; for now, Ephraim, thou hast committed whoredom; Israel is defiled.
          4 Their doings do not allow them to return unto their God; for the spirit of whoredoms is in the midst of them, and they know not Jehovah.

          References for Hosea 5:4

            • c 5:4 - Or 'they do not frame their doings to.'
              5 And Israel's pride doth testify to his face; and Israel and Ephraim shall fall by their iniquity: Judah also shall fall with them.
              6 They shall go with their flocks and with their herds to seek Jehovah; but they shall not find [him]: he hath withdrawn himself from them.
              7 They have dealt treacherously against Jehovah; for they have begotten strange children: now shall the new moon devour them, with their allotted possessions.

              References for Hosea 5:7

                • d 5:7 - Or 'a month.'
                • e 5:7 - Or 'portions.'
                  8 Blow the horn in Gibeah, the trumpet in Ramah; cry aloud [at] Beth-aven: behind thee, O Benjamin!

                  References for Hosea 5:8

                    • f 5:8 - Or 'sound an alarm,' as Joel 2.1.
                      9 Ephraim shall be a desolation in the day of rebuke: among the tribes of Israel have I made known that which is sure.
                      10 The princes of Judah are become like them that remove the landmark: I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.
                      11 Ephraim is oppressed, crushed in judgment, because in selfwill he walked after the commandment [of man].

                      References for Hosea 5:11

                        • g 5:11 - Or '[of the king].'
                          12 And I will be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.
                          13 When Ephraim saw his sickness, and Judah his sore, then went Ephraim to the Assyrian, and sent to king Jareb; but he was unable to heal you, nor hath he removed your sore.

                          References for Hosea 5:13

                            • h 5:13 - Meaning, 'he will contend;' and so ch. 10.6.
                              14 For I will be unto Ephraim as a lion, and as a young lion to the house of Judah. I, I will tear and go away; I will carry off, and there shall be none to deliver.

                              References for Hosea 5:14

                                • i 5:14 - Or 'fierce lion,' as ch. 13.7; Job 4.10.
                                  15 I will go away, I will return to my place, till they acknowledge their trespass, and seek my face: in their affliction they will seek me early.

                                  References for Hosea 5:15

                                    • j 5:15 - Or 'guilt,' asham: see Note b, Lev. 5.1.
                                    • k 5:15 - Or 'earnestly.'