Hosea 5:13 NLT

13 “When Israel and Judah saw how sick they were, Israel turned to Assyria— to the great king there— but he could neither help nor cure them.

Study tools for Hosea 5:13

  • 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.