"They will eat but not have enough;1 they will engage in prostitution2 but not increase, because they have deserted3 the LORD to give themselves
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to prostitution,4 to old wine5 and new, which take away the understanding6
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of my people. They consult a wooden idol7 and are answered by a stick of wood.8 A spirit of prostitution9 leads them astray;10 they are unfaithful11 to their God.
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They sacrifice on the mountaintops and burn offerings on the hills, under oak,12 poplar and terebinth, where the shade is pleasant.13 Therefore your daughters turn to prostitution14 and your daughters-in-law to adultery.15
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"I will not punish your daughters when they turn to prostitution, nor your daughters-in-law when they commit adultery, because the men themselves consort with harlots16 and sacrifice with shrine prostitutes17-- a people without understanding18 will come to ruin!19
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"Though you commit adultery, O Israel, let not Judah become guilty. "Do not go to Gilgal;20 do not go up to Beth Aven.21 And do not swear, 'As surely as the LORD lives!'22
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The Israelites are stubborn,23 like a stubborn heifer.24 How then can the LORD pasture them like lambs25 in a meadow?
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Ephraim is joined to idols; leave him alone!
Even when their drinks are gone, they continue their prostitution; their rulers dearly love shameful ways.
A whirlwind26 will sweep them away, and their sacrifices will bring them shame.27
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