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Hosea 12 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:1 - Efrayim feeds on wind, And chases the east wind. He continually multiplies lies and desolation. They make a covenant with Ashshur, And oil is carried into Mitzrayim.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:2 - The LORD also has a controversy with Yehudah, And will punish Ya`akov according to his ways; According to his deeds he will repay him.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:3 - In the womb he took his brother by the heel; And in his manhood he had power with God.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:4 - Indeed, he had power over the angel, and prevailed; He wept, and made supplication to him. He found him at Beit-El, and there he spoke with us,
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:5 - Even the LORD, the God Tzva'ot,; The LORD is his name of renown!
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:6 - Therefore turn to your God. Keep kindness and justice, And wait for your God continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:7 - A merchant has dishonest scales in his hand. He loves to defraud.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:8 - Efrayim said, "Surely I have become rich, I have found myself wealth. In all my wealth they won't find in me any iniquity that is sin."
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:9 - "But I am the LORD your God from the land of Mitzrayim. I will yet again make you to dwell in tents, As in the days of the solemn feast.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:10 - I have also spoken to the prophets, And I have multiplied visions; And by the ministry of the prophets I have used parables.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:11 - If Gil`ad is wicked, Surely they are worthless. In Gilgal they sacrifice bulls. Indeed, their altars are like heaps in the furrows of the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:12 - Ya`akov fled into the country of Aram, And Yisra'el served to get a wife, And for a wife he tended flocks and herds.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:13 - By a prophet the LORD brought Yisra'el up out of Mitzrayim, And by a prophet he was preserved.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:14 - Efrayim has provoked to anger most bitterly. Therefore his blood will be left on him, And his his Lord will repay his contempt.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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