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Hosea 13 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:1 - When Ephraim speaketh tremblingly, He hath been lifted up in Israel, When he becometh guilty in Baal he dieth.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:2 - And now do they add to sin, And make to them a molten image of their silver, By their own understanding -- idols, A work of artizans -- all of it, Of them they say, who are sacrificers among men, 'The calves let them kiss.'

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:3 - Therefore they are as a cloud of the morning, And as dew, rising early, going away, As chaff tossed about out of a floor, And as smoke out of a window.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:4 - And I am Jehovah thy God from the land of Egypt, And a God besides Me thou dost not know, And a Saviour -- there is none save Me.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:5 - I -- I have known thee in a wilderness, In a land of droughts.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:6 - According to their feedings they are satiated, They have been satiated, And their heart is lifted up, Therefore they have forgotten Me,

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:7 - And I am to them as a lion, As a leopard by the way I look out.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:8 - I do meet them as a bereaved bear, And I rend the enclosure of their heart.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:9 - And I consume them there as a lioness, A beast of the field doth rend them.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:10 - Thou hast destroyed thyself, O Israel, But in Me is thy help, Where is thy king now -- And he doth save thee in all thy cities? And thy judges of whom thou didst say, 'Give to me a king and heads?'

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:11 - I give to thee a king in Mine anger, And I take away in My wrath.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:12 - Bound up is the iniquity of Ephraim, Hidden is his sin,

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:13 - Pangs of a travailing woman come to him, He is a son not wise, For he remaineth not the time for the breaking forth of sons.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:14 - From the hand of Sheol I do ransom them, From death I redeem them, Where is thy plague, O death? Where thy destruction, O Sheol? Repentance is hid from Mine eyes.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:15 - Though he among brethren produceth fruit, Come in doth an east wind, a wind of Jehovah, From a wilderness it is coming up, And it drieth up his fountain, And become dry doth his spring, It -- it spoileth a treasure -- every desirable vessel.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:16 - Become desolate doth Samaria, Because she hath rebelled against her God, By sword they do fall, Their sucklings are dashed in pieces, And its pregnant ones are ripped up!
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The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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