The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
the LORD; but they shall not find him; he hath withdrawn himself from
HOS 5:7 They have dealt treacherously against the LORD: for they have
begotten strange children: now shall a month devour them with their
HOS 5:8 Blow ye the cornet in Gibeah, and the trumpet in Ramah: cry
aloud at Bethaven, after thee, O Benjamin.
HOS 5:9 Ephraim shall be desolate in the day of rebuke: among the
tribes of Israel have I made known that which shall surely be.
HOS 5:10 The princes of Judah were like them that remove the bound:
therefore I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.
King James Bible