Hosea 12:1-7 NRS

1 Ephraim herds the wind, and pursues the east wind all day long; they multiply falsehood and violence; they make a treaty with Assyria, and oil is carried to Egypt.
2 The Lord has an indictment against Judah, and will punish Jacob according to his ways, and repay him according to his deeds.
3 In the womb he tried to supplant his brother, and in his manhood he strove with God.
4 He strove with the angel and prevailed, he wept and sought his favor; he met him at Bethel, and there he spoke with him. a

References for Hosea 12:4

    • œ 12:4 - Gk Syr: Heb [us]
      5 The Lord the God of hosts, the Lord is his name!
      6 But as for you, return to your God, hold fast to love and justice, and wait continually for your God.
      7 A trader, in whose hands are false balances, he loves to oppress.