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Hosea 5:1 NLT

1 “Hear this, you priests. Pay attention, you leaders of Israel. Listen, you members of the royal family. Judgment has been handed down against you. For you have led the people into a snare by worshiping the idols at Mizpah and Tabor.

Study tools for Hosea 5:1

  • a 5:2 - Hebrew at Shittim. The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain.
  • b 5:7 - The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • c 5:8 - Beth-aven means “house of wickedness”; it is being used as another name for Bethel, which means “house of God.”
  • d 5:9 - Hebrew Ephraim, referring to the northern kingdom of Israel; also in 5:11, 12, 13, 14 .
  • e 5:10 - Hebrew like those who move a boundary marker.
  • f 5:11 - Or determined to follow human commands. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.