Hosea 5:12

“Therefore will I be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Hosea 5:12

Therefore wil I be vnto Ephraim as a moth: and to the house of Iudah as rottennesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore I am like a moth to Ephraim And like rottenness to the house of Judah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore am I unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And so to Ephraim I am like a wasting insect, and a destruction to the children of Judah.
- Basic English Bible

And I will be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.
- Darby Bible

Therefore will I be to Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore I am to Ephraim like a moth, and to the house of Judah like rottenness.
- World English Bible

And I [am] as a moth to Ephraim, And as a rotten thing to the house of Judah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore am I unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Hosea 5:12

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 5:12


5:12 A moth - Moths leisurely eat up our clothes; so God was then, and had been, from Jeroboam's death, weakening the ten tribes. As rottenness - Secretly consuming them.


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