Hosea 11:7-12 NIV

7 My people are determined to turn1 from me.2 Even if they call to the Most High, he will by no means exalt them.

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8 "How can I give you up,3 Ephraim?4 How can I hand you over, Israel? How can I treat you like Admah? How can I make you like Zeboiim?5 My heart is changed within me; all my compassion6 is aroused.7

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9 I will not carry out my fierce anger,8 nor will I turn and devastate9 Ephraim. For I am God, and not man10-- the Holy One11 among you. I will not come in wrath.a

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    • c 11:9 - Or "come against any city"
      10 They will follow the LORD; he will roar12 like a lion.13 When he roars, his children will come trembling14 from the west.15

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      11 They will come trembling like birds from Egypt, like doves16 from Assyria.17 I will settle them in their homes,"18 declares the LORD.

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      Israel's Sin

      12 Ephraim has surrounded me with lies,19 the house of Israel with deceit. And Judah is unruly against God, even against the faithful20 Holy One.21

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