Hosea 13

Chapter 13

13:9  O Israel, thou hast destroyed thyself; but in me is thine help.

1 Part III. The ultimate blessing of Israel in the kingdom chapter divider.

The response of Jehovah continues to the end, but at verse 9 changes to entreaty and promise.

13:14  I will ransom them from the power of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.

redeem Heb. goel, Redemp. (Kinsman type). (See Scofield "Isaiah 59:20") .

death 1 Corinthians 15:55 .

O grave Heb. "Sheol," also in preceding clause. (See Scofield "Habakkuk 2:5") .