Hosea 7:11-16 NRS

11 Ephraim has become like a dove, silly and without sense; they call upon Egypt, they go to Assyria.
12 As they go, I will cast my net over them; I will bring them down like birds of the air; I will discipline them according to the report made to their assembly. a

References for Hosea 7:12

    • „ 7:12 - Meaning of Heb uncertain
      13 Woe to them, for they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, for they have rebelled against me! I would redeem them, but they speak lies against me.
      14 They do not cry to me from the heart, but they wail upon their beds; they gash themselves for grain and wine; they rebel against me.
      15 It was I who trained and strengthened their arms, yet they plot evil against me.
      16 They turn to that which does not profit; b they have become like a defective bow; their officials shall fall by the sword because of the rage of their tongue. So much for their babbling in the land of Egypt.

      References for Hosea 7:16

        • … 7:16 - Cn: Meaning of Heb uncertain