Hosea 6:6-8 NIV

6 For I desire mercy, not sacrifice,1 and acknowledgment2 of God rather than burnt offerings.3

References for Hosea 6:6

7 Like Adam,a they have broken the covenant4-- they were unfaithful5 to me there.

References for Hosea 6:7

    • a 6:7 - Or "As at Adam"; or "Like men"
      8 Gilead is a city of wicked men,6 stained with footprints of blood.

      References for Hosea 6:8