The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
give ye ear, O house of the king; for judgment is toward you, because ye
have been a snare on Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.
HOS 5:2 And the revolters are profound to make slaughter, though I have
been a rebuker of them all.
HOS 5:3 I know Ephraim, and Israel is not hid from me: for now, O
Ephraim, thou committest whoredom, and Israel is defiled.
HOS 5:4 They will not frame their doings to turn unto their God: for
the spirit of whoredoms is in the midst of them, and they have not known
HOS 5:5 And the pride of Israel doth testify to his face: therefore
shall Israel and Ephraim fall in their iniquity: Judah also shall fall
King James Bible