Hosea 2:14

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortingly unto her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortably unto her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, behold, I will allure her [Israel] and bring her into the wilderness, and I will speak tenderly and to her heart.

Hosea 2:14X

Promises: restoration and covenant love

14 Therefore, I will charm her,
        and bring her into the desert,
        and speak tenderly to her heart.

Hosea 2:14X

14 (12) I will ravage her vines and fig trees,
of which she says, ‘These are my wages
that my lovers have given me.’
But I will turn them into a forest,
and wild animals will eat them.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord Will Help Israel

14 Israel, I, the Lord,
will lure you into the desert
    and speak gently to you.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak to her heart.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, behold I will allure her, and will lead her into the wilderness: and I will speak to her heart.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “So I, the Lord, will speak romantic words to her. I will lead her into the desert and speak tender words.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord's Mercy on Israel

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord's Mercy on Israel

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “So I am going to ·attract [allure; woo] her;
    I will lead her into the ·desert [wilderness; C as in the Exodus, when God rescued Israel from slavery and cared for her; Ex. 12–17]
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak friendly unto her.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord Continues to Love Israel

14 “That is why I’m going to win her back.
    I will lead her into the desert.
    I will speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord's Love for His People

14 So I am going to take her into the desert again; there I will win her back with words of love.

Hosea 2:14X

Israel’s Adultery Forgiven

14 Therefore, I am going to persuade her,
lead her to the wilderness,
and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 ¶ Therefore, behold, I will induce her and bring her into the wilderness and speak unto her heart.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortably unto her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
and bring her into the wilderness,
and speak comfortably unto her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, Look! I am going to allure her
    and bring her into the desert,
        and I will speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “But I will court her again and bring her into the wilderness, and I will speak to her tenderly there.

Hosea 2:14X

To Start All Over Again

14-15 “And now, here’s what I’m going to do:
    I’m going to start all over again.
I’m taking her back out into the wilderness
    where we had our first date, and I’ll court her.
I’ll give her bouquets of roses.
    I’ll turn Heartbreak Valley into Acres of Hope.
She’ll respond like she did as a young girl,
    those days when she was fresh out of Egypt.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord Continues to Love Israel

14 “That is why I’m going to win her back.
    I will lead her into the desert.
    I will speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

Restoration of Israel

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
Bring her into the wilderness
And speak kindly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “So I am going to attract her;
    I will lead her into the desert
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

Future Repentance and Restoration of Israel

14 However, in the future I will allure her;
I will lead her back into the wilderness,
and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “So now I am going to draw her back to me.
    I will lead her into the desert.
    There I will speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “Therefore I am now going to allure her;
    I will lead her into the wilderness
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 ‘Therefore I am now going to allure her;
    I will lead her into the wilderness
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

God’s Mercy on His People

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
Will bring her into the wilderness,
And speak comfort to her.

Hosea 2:14X

God’s Loving-Kindness for His People

14 “So I will lead her into the desert and speak words of comfort to her.

Hosea 2:14X

The Lord’s Love for Unfaithful Israel

14 “But then I will win her back once again.
    I will lead her into the desert
    and speak tenderly to her there.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, I will now allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, I will now persuade her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, I will now persuade her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, I will now allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 (2:16) Therefore, hinei, I will allure her, and bring her into the midbar, and speak to her lev.

Hoshea 2:14X

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “Therefore, behold, I will allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14     But once she has nothing, I’ll be able to get through to her.
        I’ll entice her and lead her out into the wilderness where we can be alone,
        and I’ll speak right to her heart and try to win her back.

Hosea 2:14X

14 “Therefore behold, I will allure her,
    and bring her into the wilderness,
    and speak tenderly to her.

Hosea 2:14X

14 For this thing lo! I shall give milk to it, and I shall bring it into wilderness, and I shall speak to the heart thereof. (And then lo! I shall give her milk, and I shall bring her into the wilderness again, and I shall speak to her heart/and I shall speak words of love to her.)

Hosea 2:14X

14 Therefore, lo, I am enticing her, And have caused her to go to the wilderness, And I have spoken unto her heart,

Hosea 2:14X
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