Bible: Hosea 14:2-3
14:2 Return to the
Say to him: “Completely 2 forgive our iniquity;
that we may offer the praise of our lips as sacrificial bulls. 5
14:3 Assyria cannot save us;
we will not ride warhorses.
We will never again say, ‘Our gods’
to what our own hands have made.
For only you will show compassion to Orphan Israel!” 6