Hosea 3

1Then said  יהוה unto me, Go yet, love a woman beloved of her friend, yet an adulteress, according to the love of  יהוה toward the children of Israel, who look to other elohim, and love flagons of wine. 2So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for an homer of barley, and an half homer of barley: 3And I said unto her, Thou shalt abide for me many days; thou shalt not play the harlot, and thou shalt not be for another man: so will I also be for thee. 4For the children of Israel shall abide many days without a king, and without a prince, and without a sacrifice, and without an image, and without an ephod, and without teraphim: 5Afterward shall the children of Israel return, and seek  יהוה their Elohim, and David their king; and shall fear  יהוה and his goodness in the latter days.
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