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Hosea 9:12 GNT

12 But even if they did bring up children, I would take them away and not leave one alive. When I abandon these people, terrible things will happen to them."

Study tools for Hosea 9:12

  • 1 9:7 - 9.7 Lk 21.22.
  • 2 9:9 - 9.9 Jg 19.1-30.
  • 3 9:10 - 9.10 Nu 25.1-5.
  • a 9:3 - forbidden food: [The Law of Moses prohibited the eating of certain foods as being ritually unclean (see Lv 11).]
  • b 9:9 - gibeah: [At this city some Israelites of the tribe of Benjamin raped a Levite's concubine; this caused a civil war that almost wiped out the Benjaminites (see Jg 19-21).]
  • c 9:13 - [Probable text] being hunted down; [Hebrew unclear.]