1 No merrymaking, Israel, for you, no rejoicing like other peoples, for you have deserted your God to play the whore, you have loved the fee of prostitution on every threshing-floor.
Hos 10:5 Hos 4:12 Jer 44:17 Amos 3:2 Amos 6:6-7 Amos 6:13 Amos 8:10
2 The threshing-floor and wine-press will not feed them; they will be disappointed of new wine.
Hos 2:9 Mic 6:13-16 Amos 4:5-11 Hag 1:9 Hag 2:16 Hos 2:12 Isa 24:7-12
3 No more will they live in Yahweh's country; Ephraim will have to go back to Egypt, and eat polluted food in Assyria.
Ezek 4:13 Hos 8:13 Lev 25:23 Jer 2:7 1Kgs 9:7 2Kgs 17:6 Dan 1:8
4 No more will they pour libations of wine to Yahweh, and their sacrifices will not win his favour but will be like funeral fare for them: whoever eats them will be polluted; for their food will be for themselves alone, not being offered in Yahweh's home.
Hos 8:13 Jer 6:20 Deut 26:14 Ezek 24:17 Hos 3:4 Amos 4:4-5 Amos 5:22
5 What will you do on the solemn feast-day, on the day of Yahweh's festival?
Isa 10:3 Hos 2:11 Jer 5:31 Joel 1:13
6 What a scene of devastastion they have left! Egypt will round them up, Memphis will bury them, nettles will inherit their fields and thorn-bushes invade their homesteads.
Hos 10:8 Isa 5:6 Hos 7:16 Hos 8:13 Hos 9:3 Isa 7:23 1Sam 13:6
7 The days of punishment have come, the days of retribution are here; Israel knows it! 'The prophet is mad and the inspired man a fool!' Great has been your guilt- all the greater then the hostility!
Mic 7:4 Ezek 14:9-10 Isa 10:3 Ezek 13:3 Jer 10:15 Lam 2:14 2Kgs 9:11
8 The watchman of Ephraim is with my God: it is the prophet- and a fowler's trap is placed on all his paths; and in the shrine of his God there is enmity towards him.
Hos 5:1 Ezek 3:17 Isa 62:6 2Kgs 7:2 Lam 4:13 Mic 7:4 1Kgs 22:22
9 They have become deeply corrupt as in the days of Gibeah; he will remember their guilt, he will punish their sins.
Hos 10:9 Hos 8:13 Isa 31:6 Judg 19:16-21 Isa 24:5
10 It was like finding grapes in the desert when I found Israel, like seeing early fruit on a fig tree when I saw your ancestors; but when they reached Baal-Peor they devoted themselves to Shame and became as loathsome as the thing they loved.
Hos 4:14 Jer 11:13 Ezek 20:8 Hos 2:15 Jer 2:2-3 Mic 7:1 Num 25:1-18
11 The glory of Ephraim will fly away like a bird: no giving birth, no pregnancy, no conceiving.
Deut 28:18 Hos 4:7 Hos 9:14 Hos 10:5 Amos 1:13 Deut 28:57 Deut 33:17
12 If they rear their children, I shall take them away before they grow up! Woe to them indeed when I leave them!
Hos 7:13 Deut 31:17 1Sam 28:15-16 Deut 32:25 Hos 9:16 1Sam 16:14 2Kgs 17:18
13 Ephraim looked to me like Tyre, planted in a meadow, so Ephraim will present his children to the slaughterer.
Ezek 26:1-21 Ezek 27:3 2Kgs 15:16 Amos 7:17 Hos 9:16 Hos 10:14 Hos 13:8
14 Give them, Yahweh- what are you to give? - give them wombs that miscarry and dried-up breasts.
Luke 23:29 1Cor 7:26 Hos 9:11 Hos 9:13 Hos 9:16 Job 21:10 Luke 21:23
15 Their wickedness appeared in full at Gilgal, there I came to hate them. Because of the wickedness of their deeds I shall drive them from my home, I shall love them no longer; all their princes are rebels.
Hos 12:11 Hos 4:15 Isa 1:23 Amos 5:5 1Sam 7:16 Josh 4:19-24 Mic 6:5
16 Ephraim is blasted, their root has dried out, they will bear no more fruit. And even if they do bear children I shall slaughter the darlings of their womb.
Hos 9:11-13 Ezek 24:21 Hos 5:11 Hos 8:7 Isa 5:24 Isa 40:24 Job 18:16
17 Because they have not listened to him, my God will cast them off and they will become wanderers among the nations.
Deut 28:64-65 Hos 7:13 Acts 3:23 Isa 48:18 Mic 7:7 Zech 1:4 Zech 7:11-14