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Hosea 14 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:1 - Return, O Israel, to the LORD your God, for you have stumbled because of your iniquity.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:2 - Take with you words and return to the LORD; say to him, "Take away all iniquity; accept that which is good and we will render the fruit of our lips.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:3 - Assyria shall not save us, we will not ride upon horses; and we will say no more, 'Our God,' to the work of our hands. In thee the orphan finds mercy."

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:4 - I will heal their faithlessness; I will love them freely, for my anger has turned from them.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:5 - I will be as the dew to Israel; he shall blossom as the lily, he shall strike root as the poplar;

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:6 - his shoots shall spread out; his beauty shall be like the olive, and his fragrance like Lebanon.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:7 - They shall return and dwell beneath my shadow, they shall flourish as a garden; they shall blossom as the vine, their fragrance shall be like the wine of Lebanon.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:8 - O E'phraim, what have I to do with idols? It is I who answer and look after you. I am like an evergreen cypress, from me comes your fruit.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:9 - Whoever is wise, let him understand these things; whoever is discerning, let him know them; for the ways of the LORD are right, and the upright walk in them, but transgressors stumble in them.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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