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17 Ephraim is joined to idols—
    let him alone.
18 When their drinking is ended, they indulge in sexual orgies;
    they love lewdness more than their glory.[a]
19 A wind has wrapped them[b] in its wings,
    and they shall be ashamed because of their altars.[c]

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Footnotes

  1. Hosea 4:18 Cn Compare Gk: Meaning of Heb uncertain
  2. Hosea 4:19 Heb her
  3. Hosea 4:19 Gk Syr: Heb sacrifices

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