The Book of Hosea

The Holy Bible, Young's Literal Translation

Hosea Top 10 Popular Verses

4:18 Sour [is] their drink, They have gone diligently a-whoring, Her protectors have loved shame thoroughly.

4:13 On tops of the mountains they do sacrifice, And on the hills they make perfume, Under oak, and poplar, and terebinth, For good [is] its shade.

6:4 What do I do to thee, O Ephraim? What do I do to thee, O Judah? Your goodness [is] as a cloud of the morning, And as dew rising early -- going.

14:1 Turn back, O Israel, unto Jehovah thy God, For thou hast stumbled by thine iniquity.

2:10 And now do I reveal her dishonour before the eyes of her lovers, And none doth deliver her out of My hand.

5:12 And I [am] as a moth to Ephraim, And as a rotten thing to the house of Judah.

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.'

2:5 For gone a-whoring hath their mother, Acted shamefully hath their conceiver, For she hath said, I go after my lovers, Those giving my bread and my water, My wool and my flax, my oil and my drink.

4:3 Therefore mourn doth the land, And weak is every dweller in it, With the beast of the field, And with the fowl of the heavens, And the fishes of the sea -- they are removed.

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

Hosea in Other Versions