Hosea 11 Commentary

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Hosea 11:1-7

The LORD announces that since Israel has refused His prophetic warning and will not repent, in spite of all the care and blessing God has provided them, Assyria will now conquer them. Assyria will be Israel’s new king.

Hosea 11:8-12

Even though Israel will be judged and exiled to Assyria, the LORD’s compassion will cause Him to temper His judgment; this exile will be temporary. God will retain a remnant.