Their deeds won't allow them to turn to their God; For the spirit of prostitution is within them, And they don't know Yahweh.
Alternate Versions of Hosea 5-4
- A Conservative Version: Hosea 5:4
- Their doings will not allow them to turn to their God, for the spirit of whoredom is within them, and they do not know Jehovah.
- American Standard Version: Hosea 5:4
- Their doings will not suffer them to turn unto their God; for the spirit of whoredom is within them, and they know not Jehovah.
- Bible in Basic English: Hosea 5:4
- Their works will not let them come back to their God, for a false spirit is in them and they have no knowledge of the Lord.
- Darby English Bible: Hosea 5:4
- Their doings do not allow them to return unto their God; for the spirit of whoredoms is in the midst of them, and they know not Jehovah.
- King James Version: Hosea 5:4
- They will not frame their doings to turn unto their God: for the spirit of whoredoms is in the midst of them, and they have not known the LORD.
- King James Version (UK): Hosea 5:4
- They will not frame their doings to turn unto their God for the spirit of whoredoms is in the midst of them, and they have not known the LORD.
- Youngs Literal Translation: Hosea 5:4
- They give not up their habitual doings, To turn back unto their God, For a spirit of whoredoms `is' in their midst, And Jehovah they have not known.
Verses Related to Hosea 5-4
- 1 Samuel 2:12
- Now the sons of Eli were base men; they didn't know Yahweh.
- Psalms 9:10
- Those who know your name will put their trust in you, For you, Yahweh, have not forsaken those who seek you.
- Psalms 78:8
- And might not be as their fathers, A stubborn and rebellious generation, A generation that didn't make their hearts loyal, Whose spirit was not steadfast with God.
- Jeremiah 9:6
- Your habitation is in the midst of deceit; through deceit they refuse to know me, says Yahweh.
- Jeremiah 9:24
- but let him who glories glory in this, that he has understanding, and knows me, that I am Yahweh who exercises loving kindness, justice, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, says Yahweh.
- Jeremiah 24:7
- I will give them a heart to know me, that I am Yahweh: and they shall be my people, and I will be their God; for they shall return to me with their whole heart.
- Jeremiah 50:38
- A drought is on her waters, and they shall be dried up; for it is a land of engraved images, and they are mad over idols.
- Hosea 4:1
- Hear the word of Yahweh, you children of Israel; For Yahweh has a charge against the inhabitants of the land: "Indeed there is no truth, Nor goodness, Nor knowledge of God in the land.