Hosea 4:10; Hosea 12:6; Hosea 12:12-13

10 For they shall eat , and not have enough : they shall commit whoredom , and shall not increase : because they have left off to take heed to the LORD.
6 Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep mercy and judgment, and wait on thy God continually.
12 And Jacob fled into the country of Syria, and Israel served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep. 13 And by a prophet the LORD brought Israel out of Egypt, and by a prophet was he preserved .