2 But the more they were called, the more they went away from me.aThey sacrificed to the Baals and they burned incense to images.

Read Hosea 11:2 Using Other Translations

As they called them, so they went from them: they sacrificed unto Baalim, and burned incense to graven images.
The more they were called, the more they went away; they kept sacrificing to the Baals and burning offerings to idols.
But the more I called to him, the farther he moved from me, offering sacrifices to the images of Baal and burning incense to idols.