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Hosea 4:16 NIV

16 The Israelites are stubborn, like a stubborn heifer. How then can the LORD pasture them like lambs in a meadow?

References for Hosea 4:16

Study tools for Hosea 4:16

  • a 4:2 - That is, to pronounce a curse on
  • b 4:7 - Syriac (see also an ancient Hebrew scribal tradition); Masoretic Text "me;" / "I will exchange their glory"
  • c 4:15 - "Beth Aven" means "house of wickedness" (a derogatory name for Bethel, which means "house of God" ).