Hosea 6 NAS

The Response to God's Rebuke

1 "1Come, let us return to the LORD. For 2He has torn us, but 3He will heal us; He has awounded us, but He will 4bandage us.

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2 "He will 5revive us after two days; He will 6raise us up on the third day, That we may live before Him.

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3 "So let us 7know, let us press on to know the LORD. His 8going forth is as certain as the dawn; And He will come to us like the 9rain, Like the spring rain watering the earth."

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4 What shall I do with you, O 10Ephraim? What shall I do with you, O Judah? For your bloyalty is like a 11morning cloud And like the dew which goes away early.

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    • ™ 6:4 - Or "lovingkindness"
      5 Therefore * I have 12hewn them in pieces by the prophets; I have slain them by the 13words of My mouth; And the judgments on you are like the light that goes forth.

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      6 For 14I delight in loyalty 15rather than sacrifice, And in the knowledge of God rather than burnt offerings.

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      7 But 16like cAdam they have 17transgressed the covenant; There they have 18dealt treacherously against Me.

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        • š 6:7 - Or "men"
          8 19Gilead is a city of wrongdoers, Tracked with 20bloody footprints.

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          9 And as 21raiders wait for a man, So a band of priests 22murder on the way to Shechem; Surely they have committed d23crime.

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            • › 6:9 - Or "lewdness"
              10 In the house of Israel I have seen a 24horrible thing; Ephraim's 25harlotry is there, Israel has defiled itself.

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              11 Also, O Judah, there is a 26harvest appointed for you, When I 27restore the fortunes of My people.

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