Hearing, I heard Ephraim being thrust away: Thou didst correct me, and I shall be corrected as a calf not being taught: turn me back and I shall be turned back, for thou Jehovah my God.
O God, turn us back and cause thy face to shine, and we shall be saved:
Behold, happy the man God shall rebuke him: and thou shalt not reject the correction of the Almighty:
In weeping will they come, and I will lead them in mercies; I will cause them to go to the streams of waters in a straight way; they shall not stumble in it: for I was to Israel for a father, and Ephraim he is my first-born.
Turn us back, O Jehovah, to thee, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.
O God of armies, turn us back and cause thy face to shine, and we shall be saved.
O Jehovah, God of armies turn us back; cause thy face to shine, and We shall be saved.
A voice was heard upon the naked hills, weepings, supplications of the sons of Israel: for they perverted their way, they forgot Jehovah their God.
Heal me, O Jehovah, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved: for thou my praise.
And having risen, he came to his father. And yet being far off, his father saw him, and felt compassion, and having run, fell upon his neck, and kissed him.
To you first God, having raised up his child Jesus, sent him praising you, in turning away each from your wickedness.
He will look upon men, and he shall say, I sinned, and I perverted the right, and it was not fitting to me;
Ye shall not be as the horse, as the mule, not understanding: with bit and curb to stop his youth, not drawing near to thee.
Deliver me from all my transgression: thou wilt not set me a reproach of the foolish one.
Turn us back, O God of our salvation, and annul thine anger with us.
For be looked forth from the height of his holy place; from the heavens Jehovah looked upon the earth;
My son, thou shalt not reject the instruction of Jehovah, and thou shalt not loathe upon his reproofs:
For what shall ye be yet struck? will ye add apostasy? every head for sickness, and every heart sick
And the people turned not back even to him smiting them, and Jehovah of armies they sought not
Thy sons fainted; they lay down upon the head of all the streets as an antelope in a net: being full of the wrath of Jehovah the rebuke of thy God.
He was pressed, and he was afflicted, and he will not open his mouth: he was brought as a sheep for the slaughter, and as a sheep before his shearers being dumb and he will not open his mouth.
For thus said the high and lifted up inhabiting eternity, and his name Holy; being lifted up, and I will dwell in the holy place, and with the broken and humble of spirit, to preserve alive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the broken.
For thou our Father, for Abraham knew us not, and Israel will not recognize us: thou Jehovah our Father redeeming us; thy name from eternity.
In vain did I strike your sons; they received no instruction: your sword consumed the prophets as a lion destroying.
We shall lie down in our shame, and our reproach will cover us: for we sinned against Jehovah our God, we and our fathers, from our youth even to this day, and we heard not to the voice of Jehovah our God.
O Jehovah, are not thine eyes upon faithfulness? thou didst smite them, and they were not pained; thou didst consume them, they refused to take instruction: they made their faces firm above the rock; they refused to turn back.
For there is a day they watching upon mount Ephraim called, Arise ye, and we will go up to Zion to Jehovah our God.
In those days and in that time, says Jehovah, the sons of Israel shall come, they and the sons of Judah together, going, and they wept: they shall go and shall seek Jehovah their God.
Good for a man that he shall lift up the yoke in his youth.
For as a stubborn heifer Israel was stubborn: now will Jehovah feed them as a lamb in a wide place.
And I as a moth to Ephraim, and as rottenness to the house of Judah.
I will go and turn back to my place, even till when they shall be guilty, and they sought my face: in straitness to them they will turn to me.
And Ephraim a heifer being taught, loving to tread out the grain, and I passed over upon the good of her neck: I will cause Ephraim to ride; Judah shall be silent, and Jacob shall be strong to him.
How shall I give thee up, O Ephraim? Shall I deliver thee over, O Israel? How shall I give thee as the earth? Shall I set thee as roes? My heart was turned upon me; my grievings were kindled together.
I will heal their turning away, I loved them largely: for mine anger turned away from him.
She heard not to the voice: she received not instruction; she trusted not in Jehovah; she drew not near to her God.
And he turned back the heart of the fathers to the sons, and the heart of the sons to the fathers, lest I shall come and strike the earth with utter destruction.
And he shall come before him in the spirit and power of Elias, to turn back the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the intelligence of the just; to prepare a people having been put in order for the Lord.
For God is working in you also to will and to work by benevolence.
Be not led astray, my dearly beloved brethren.
And ye have totally forgotten the entreaty which is spoken to you as to sons, My son, neglect not the instruction of the Lord, nor be enervated being rebuked by him: