Hosea 13:15

15 Though 1he may flourish among his brothers, 2the east wind, the wind of the LORD, shall come, rising from the wilderness, 3and his fountain shall dry up; his spring shall be parched; it shall strip 4his treasury of every precious thing.

Hosea 13:15 In-Context

13 The pangs of childbirth come for him, but he is an unwise son, for at the right time he does not present himself at the opening of the womb.
14 Shall I ransom them from the power of Sheol? Shall I redeem them from Death? O Death, where are your plagues? O Sheol, where is your sting? Compassion is hidden from my eyes.
15 Though he may flourish among his brothers, the east wind, the wind of the LORD, shall come, rising from the wilderness, and his fountain shall dry up; his spring shall be parched; it shall strip his treasury of every precious thing.
16 Samaria shall bear her guilt, because she has rebelled against her God; they shall fall by the sword; their little ones shall be dashed in pieces, and their pregnant women ripped open.

Cross References 4

  • 1. [Genesis 41:52]
  • 2. [Ezekiel 19:12; Jonah 4:8; Habakkuk 1:9]
  • 3. [Ezekiel 17:10]
  • 4. [Hosea 12:8]
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