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Hosea 12 :: King James Version (KJV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:1 - Ephraim feedeth on wind, and followeth after the east wind: he daily increaseth lies and desolation; and they do make a covenant with the Assyrians, and oil is carried into Egypt.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:2 - The LORD hath also a controversy with Judah, and 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 by his strength he had power with God:

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:4 - Yea, he had power over the angel, and prevailed: he wept, and made supplication unto him: he found him in Bethel, and there he spake with us;

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:5 - Even the LORD God of hosts; the LORD is his memorial.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:6 - Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep mercy and judgment, and wait on thy God continually.

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

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:8 - And Ephraim said, Yet 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 - And I that am the LORD thy God from the land of Egypt will yet make thee to dwell in tabernacles, as in the days of the solemn feast.

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

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:11 - Is there iniquity in Gilead? surely they are 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 the LORD brought Israel out of Egypt, and by a prophet was he preserved.

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