Hosea 1:2; Hosea 2:14; Hosea 7:13; Hosea 10:4; Hosea 12:4; Hosea 12:10; Hosea 13:1
The beginning of the word of the LORD by Hosea. And the LORD said to Hosea, Go , take unto thee a wife of whoredoms and children of whoredoms: for the land hath committed great whoredom , departing from the LORD.
Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortably unto her.
Woe unto them! for they have fled from me: destruction unto them! because they have transgressed against me: though I have redeemed them, yet they have spoken lies against me.
They have spoken words, swearing falsely in making a covenant: thus judgment springeth up as hemlock in the furrows of the field.
Yea, he had power over the angel, and prevailed : he wept , and made supplication unto him: he found him in Bethel, and there he spake with us;
I have also spoken by the prophets, and I have multiplied visions, and used similitudes , by the ministry of the prophets.
When Ephraim spake trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died .