4 For thus says the LORD to the house of Israel, "1Seek Me 2that you may live.
5 "But do not resort to 3Bethel And do not come to 4Gilgal, Nor cross over to 5Beersheba; For Gilgal will certainly go into captivity And Bethel will come to trouble.
6 "6Seek the LORD that you may live, Or He will break forth like a 7fire, O house of Joseph, And it will consume with none to quench it for Bethel,