The Blue Letter Bible
Sponsors
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search DBY
 [?]

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search DBY

Let's Connect
x
Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Hosea 12 :: Darby Translation (DBY)

toggle collapse
Choose a new font size and typeface
Listen to the Bible

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:1 - Ephraim feedeth on wind, and pursueth after the east wind: all day long he multiplieth lies and desolation; and they make a covenant with Assyria, and oil is carried into Egypt.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:2 - Jehovah hath also a controversy with Judah, and he will punish Jacob according to his ways; according to his doings will he recompense him.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:3 - He took his brother by the heel in the womb, and in his strength he wrestled with God.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:4 - Yea, he wrestled with the Angel, and prevailed; he wept, and made supplication unto him: he found him in Bethel, and there he spoke with us,

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:5 - -- even Jehovah, the God of hosts, -- Jehovah is his memorial.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:6 - And thou, return unto thy God: keep loving-kindness and judgment, and wait on thy God continually.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:7 - He is a merchant, balances of deceit are in his hand; he loveth to oppress.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:8 - And Ephraim saith, Nevertheless I am become rich, I have found me out substance; in all my labours they shall find none iniquity in me that were sin.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:9 - But I that am Jehovah thy God from the land of Egypt will again make thee to dwell in tents, as in the days of the solemn feast.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:10 - And I have spoken to the prophets, and I have multiplied visions, and by means of the prophets have I used similitudes.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:11 - If Gilead is iniquity, surely they are but vanity: they sacrifice bullocks in Gilgal; yea, their altars are as heaps in the furrows of the fields.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:12 - And Jacob fled into the country of Syria, and Israel served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:13 - And by a prophet Jehovah brought Israel out of Egypt, and by a prophet was he preserved.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:14 - Ephraim provoked him to anger most bitterly; and his Lord shall leave his blood upon him, and recompense unto him his reproach.
DBY

J. N. Darby translated the bible in 1890. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search DBY
Your Bible Version is the DBY
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1