Hosea 13 KJV

1 When Ephraim spake trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died .
2 And now they sina more and more , and have made them molten images of their silver, and idols according to their own understanding, all of it the work of the craftsmen: they say of them, Let the men that sacrifice kiss the calves.

References for Hosea 13:2

    •  13:2 - they sin...: Heb. they add to sin
      3 Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud, and as the early dew that passeth away , as the chaff that is driven with the whirlwind out of the floor, and as the smoke out of the chimney.
      4 Yet I am the LORD thy God from the land of Egypt, and thou shalt know no god but me: for there is no saviour beside me.
      5 I did know thee in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.
      6 According to their pasture, so were they filled ; they were filled , and their heart was exalted ; therefore have they forgotten me.
      7 Therefore I will be unto them as a lion: as a leopard by the way will I observe them:
      8 I will meet them as a bear that is bereaved of her whelps, and will rend the caul of their heart, and there will I devour them like a lion: the wildb beast shall tear them.

      References for Hosea 13:8

        •  13:8 - wild...: Heb. beast of the field
          9 O Israel, thou hast destroyed thyself; but in me is thine help.
          10 I willc be thy king: where is any other that may save thee in all thy cities? and thy judges of whom thou saidst , Give me a king and princes?

          References for Hosea 13:10

            • ‘ 13:10 - I will...: rather, Where is thy king?
              11 I gave thee a king in mine anger, and took him away in my wrath.
              12 The iniquity of Ephraim is bound up ; his sin is hid .
              13 The sorrows of a travailing woman shall come upon him: he is an unwise son; for he should not stay longd in the place of the breaking forth of children.

              References for Hosea 13:13

                • ’ 13:13 - long: Heb. a time
                  14 I will ransom them from the powere of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.

                  References for Hosea 13:14

                    • “ 13:14 - power: Heb. hand
                      15 Though he be fruitful among his brethren, an east wind shall come , the wind of the LORD shall come up from the wilderness, and his spring shall become dry , and his fountain shall be dried up : he shall spoil the treasure of all pleasantf vessels.

                      References for Hosea 13:15

                        • ” 13:15 - pleasant...: Heb. vessels of desire
                          16 Samaria shall become desolate ; for she hath rebelled against her God: they shall fall by the sword: their infants shall be dashed in pieces , and their women with child shall be ripped up .