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Hosea 9:3 GNT

3 The people of Israel will not remain in the Lord's land, but will have to go back to Egypt and will have to eat forbidden food in Assyria.

References for Hosea 9:3

    • a 9:3 - forbidden food: [The Law of Moses prohibited the eating of certain foods as being ritually unclean (see Lv 11).]

      Study tools for Hosea 9:3

      • 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.]