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God more than burnt offerings.
HOS 6:7 But they like men have transgressed the covenant: there have
they dealt treacherously against me.
HOS 6:8 Gilead is a city of them that work iniquity, and is polluted
HOS 6:9 And as troops of robbers wait for a man, so the company of
priests murder in the way by consent: for they commit lewdness.
HOS 6:10 I have seen an horrible thing in the house of Israel: there is
the whoredom of Ephraim, Israel is defiled.
HOS 6:11 Also, O Judah, he hath set an harvest for thee, when I
returned the captivity of my people.
King James Bible