H O S E A.
In this chapter we have, I. The great goodness of
God towards his people Israel, and the great things he had done for
them, ver. 1, 3, 4. II.
Their ungrateful conduct towards him, notwithstanding his favours
towards them, ver. 2-4, 7,
12. III. Threatenings of wrath against them for their
ingratitude and treachery, ver. 5,
6. IV. Mercy remembered in the midst of wrath, ver. 8, 9. V. Promises of what God
would yet do for them, ver. 10,
11. VI. An honourable character given of Judah,