Hosea 13:1

“When Ephraim spake trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When Ephraim spake, trembling, he exalted himselfe in Israel, but, when he offended in Baal, he died.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When Ephraim spoke, {there was} trembling. He exalted himself in Israel, But through Baal he did wrong and died.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When Ephraim spake, there was trembling; he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When the words of my law came from Ephraim, he was lifted up in Israel; but when he did evil through the Baal, death overtook him.
- Basic English Bible

When Ephraim spoke, there was trembling; he exalted himself in Israel: but he trespassed through Baal, and he died.
- Darby Bible

When Ephraim spoke trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he offended in Baal, he died.
- Webster's Bible

When Ephraim spoke, there was trembling. He exalted himself in Israel, but when he became guilty in Baal, he died.
- World English Bible

When Ephraim speaketh tremblingly, He hath been lifted up in Israel, When he becometh guilty in Baal he dieth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

When Ephraim spoke, there was trembling, he exalted himself in Israel; but when he became guilty through Baal, he died.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 13:1


13:1 Ephraim - The ten tribes, of which Ephraim was the chief. Spake trembling - Humbled himself before God. Exalted himself - The kingdom flourished. When he offended - So soon as they sinned, taking Baal to be their God. He died - They lost their power and glory.


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