Hosea 9:6 GNT

6 When the disaster comes and the people are scattered, the Egyptians will gather them up - gather them for burial there at Memphis! Their treasures of silver and the places where their homes once stood will be overgrown with weeds and thorn bushes.

Study tools for Hosea 9:6

  • 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.]