6 A sword will flash in their cities; it will devour their false prophets and put an end to their plans.

Read Hosea 11:6 Using Other Translations

And the sword shall abide on his cities, and shall consume his branches, and devour them, because of their own counsels.
The sword shall rage against their cities, consume the bars of their gates, and devour them because of their own counsels.
War will swirl through their cities; their enemies will crash through their gates. They will destroy them, trapping them in their own evil plans.