Hosea 14:5

“I will be as the dew unto Israel: he shall grow as the lily, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Hosea 14:5

I wil be as the dew vnto Israel: hee shall grow as the lillie, and cast foorth his rootes as Lebanon.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will be like the dew to Israel; He will blossom like the lily, And he will take root like {the cedars of} Lebanon.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will be as the dew unto Israel; he shall blossom as the lily, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will be as the dew to Israel; he will put out flowers like a lily, and send out his roots like Lebanon.
- Basic English Bible

I will be as the dew unto Israel: he shall blossom as the lily, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.
- Darby Bible

I will be as the dew to Israel: he shall grow as the lily and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.
- Webster's Bible

I will be like the dew to Israel. He will blossom like the lily, and send down his roots like Lebanon.
- World English Bible

I am as dew to Israel, he flourisheth as a lily, And he striketh forth his roots as Lebanon.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(14:6) I will be as the dew unto Israel; he shall blossom as the lily, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Hosea 14:5

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 14:5


14:5 As the dew - I will refresh and comfort, and make fruitful in good works, such as return to me. As Lebanon - As the cedars in Lebanon, so shall the true Israel, converted backsliders, be blessed of God: so flourishing and happy shall the church be under Christ.


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