Hosea 2:9-19 NIV

9 “Therefore I will take away my grain when it ripens, and my new wine when it is ready. I will take back my wool and my linen, intended to cover her naked body.

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10 So now I will expose her lewdness before the eyes of her lovers; no one will take her out of my hands.

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11 I will stop all her celebrations: her yearly festivals, her New Moons, her Sabbath days—all her appointed festivals.

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12 I will ruin her vines and her fig trees, which she said were her pay from her lovers; I will make them a thicket, and wild animals will devour them.

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13 I will punish her for the days she burned incense to the Baals; she decked herself with rings and jewelry, and went after her lovers, but me she forgot,” declares the LORD.

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14 “Therefore I am now going to allure her; I will lead her into the wilderness and speak tenderly to her.

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15 There I will give her back her vineyards, and will make the Valley of Achora a door of hope. There she will respondb as in the days of her youth, as in the day she came up out of Egypt.

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    • d 2:15 - "Achor" means "trouble."
    • e 2:15 - Or "sing"
      16 “In that day,” declares the LORD, “you will call me ‘my husband’; you will no longer call me ‘my master.c

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        • f 2:16 - Hebrew "baal"
          17 I will remove the names of the Baals from her lips; no longer will their names be invoked.

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          18 In that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.

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          19 I will betroth you to me forever; I will betroth you ind righteousness and justice, ine love and compassion.

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            • g 2:19 - Or "with" ; also in verse 20
            • h 2:19 - Or "with"