Hosea 8

1 Set the trumpet to thy mouth. He shall come aas an eagle against the house of the LORD, because they have transgressed my covenant, and trespassed against my law. 2 bIsrael shall cry unto me, My God, we know thee. 3 Israel hath cast off the thing that is good: the enemy shall pursue him. 4 cThey have set up kings, but not by me: they have made princes, and I knew it not: of their silver and their gold have they made them idols, that they may be cut off.

5 Thy calf, O Samaria, hath cast thee off; mine anger is kindled against them: dhow long will it be ere they attain to innocency? 6 For from Israel was it also: the workman made it; therefore it is not God: but the calf of Samaria shall be broken in pieces. 7 For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: it hath no stalk: the bud shall yield no meal: if so be it yield, the strangers shall swallow it up. 8 Israel is swallowed up: now shall they be among the Gentiles as a vessel wherein is no pleasure. 9 For ethey are gone up to Assyria, a wild ass alone by himself: Ephraim hath hired lovers. 10 Yea, though they have hired among the nations, now will I gather them, and they shall sorrow a little for the burden of fthe king of princes. 11 Because Ephraim hath made many altars to sin, altars shall be unto him to sin. 12 I have written to him gthe great things of my law, but they were counted as ha strange thing. 13 They sacrifice flesh for the sacrifices of mine offerings, and eat it; but the LORD accepteth them not; now will he remember their iniquity, and visit their sins: they shall return to Egypt. 14 For Israel hath forgotten his Maker, and ibuildeth temples; and Judah hath multiplied fenced cities: but I will send a fire upon his cities, and it shall devour the palaces thereof.

 
Cross Ref
1 a Jer 4:13
Hab 1:8
2 b Psa 78:34
Mat 7:21
4 c 1 Kin 12:16-20
2 Kin 15:13
2 Kin 15:17
2 Kin 15:25
5 d Jer 13:27
9 e 2 Kin 15:19
10 f Isa 10:8
Eze 26:7
Dan 2:37
12 g Deu 4:6
Neh 9:13-14
Pro 22:20
Rom 3:1-2
 h Job 21:14
14 i 1 Kin 12:31