The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
HOS 2:1 Say ye unto your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.
HOS 2:2 Plead with your mother, plead: for she is not my wife, neither
am I her husband: let her therefore put away her whoredoms out of her
sight, and her adulteries from between her breasts;
HOS 2:3 Lest I strip her naked, and set her as in the day that she was
born, and make her as a wilderness, and set her like a dry land, and
slay her with thirst.
HOS 2:4 And I will not have mercy upon her children; for they be the
children of whoredoms.
HOS 2:5 For their mother hath played the harlot: she that conceived
them hath done shamefully: for she said, I will go after my lovers, that
King James Bible