Hosea 14:4-7 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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4 I will heal their faithlessness; I will love them freely, for my anger has turned from them. 4 "I will heal their waywardness and love them freely, for my anger has turned away from them.
5 I will be as the dew to Israel; he shall blossom as the lily, he shall strike root as the poplar; 5 I will be like the dew to Israel; he will blossom like a lily. Like a cedar of Lebanon he will send down his roots;
6 his shoots shall spread out; his beauty shall be like the olive, and his fragrance like Lebanon. 6 his young shoots will grow. His splendor will be like an olive tree, his fragrance like a cedar of Lebanon.
7 They shall return and dwell beneath my shadow, they shall flourish as a garden; they shall blossom as the vine, their fragrance shall be like the wine of Lebanon. 7 Men will dwell again in his shade. He will flourish like the grain. He will blossom like a vine, and his fame will be like the wine from Lebanon.