Follow TV Tropes

Following

History Literature / BookOfHosea

Go To



* DeadlyDecadentCourt: Hosea 7:3-4, speaking about Israel's monarchy:

to:

* DeadlyDecadentCourt: DecadentCourt: Hosea 7:3-4, speaking about Israel's monarchy:


-->''[[YourCheatingHeart They are all adulterers,]]''

to:

-->''[[YourCheatingHeart They -->''They are all adulterers,]]''adulterers,''


* WouldHurtAChild: God says in Hosea 9:16, that "even though they [the people of Israel] give birth, I will put to death their much-loved little ones."
* YourCheatingHeart: Gomer's adulterous behavior goes to such extremes that Hosea had to buy her back from another man in order to keep her faithful to him.

to:

* WouldHurtAChild: God says in Hosea 9:16, that "even though they [the people of Israel] give birth, I will put to death their much-loved little ones."
* YourCheatingHeart: Gomer's adulterous behavior goes to such extremes that Hosea had to buy her back from another man in order to keep her faithful to him.
"


* SatelliteCharacter: Gomer, if you stop to think about it. Seriously, God could have had Hosea adopt a kleptomaniacal StreetUrchin as his ''son'', and not much of His message would have been changed.

to:

* SatelliteCharacter: Gomer, if you stop to think about it. Seriously, God could have had Hosea adopt a rebellious, kleptomaniacal StreetUrchin as his ''son'', and not much of His message would have been changed.

Added DiffLines:

*SatelliteCharacter: Gomer, if you stop to think about it. Seriously, God could have had Hosea adopt a kleptomaniacal StreetUrchin as his ''son'', and not much of His message would have been changed.

Added DiffLines:

* HeelFaceDoorSlam: "From the power of Sheol I will rescue them, from death I will redeem them. Death, where are your plagues? Sheol, where is your destruction? My eyes will remain closed to your pleas for compassion." (Hosea 13:14, International Standard Version)

Added DiffLines:

* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: God to the people of Israel in Hosea 5:15:
-->''I will go. I will return to my place''
-->''until they admit their guilt and seek my face.''
-->''In their distress they will earnestly seek me.'' (Evangelical Heritage Version)

Added DiffLines:

* FrivolousLawsuit: "They make many promises, take false oaths and make agreements; therefore lawsuits spring up like poisonous weeds in a plowed field." (Hosea 10:4, NIV 2011 edition)

Added DiffLines:

* HumanSacrifice: Mentioned in Hosea 13:2 about Ephraim (Israel):
-->''Now they sin more and more; they make idols for themselves from their silver, cleverly fashioned images, all of them the work of craftsmen. It is said of these people, "They offer human sacrifice and kiss the calf-idols."'' (NIV 1984 edition)

Added DiffLines:

* WordsCanBreakMyBones: God says this to Israel in Hosea 6:4-5:
-->''"What can I do with you, Ephraim?''
-->''What can I do with you, Judah?''
-->''Your love is like the morning mist,''
-->''like the early dew that disappears.''
-->''Therefore I cut you in pieces with my prophets,''
-->''I killed you with the words of my mouth;''
-->''my judgments flashed like lightning upon you."'' (NIV 1984 edition)

Added DiffLines:

* DeadlyDecadentCourt: Hosea 7:3-4, speaking about Israel's monarchy:
-->''They make the king glad with their wickedness,''
-->''and the princes with their lies.''
-->''[[YourCheatingHeart They are all adulterers,]]''
-->''like an oven heated by a baker,''
-->''who ceases stirring the fire''
-->''after kneading the dough until it is leavened.''

Added DiffLines:

* BurningWithAnger[=/=]EvilIsBurningHot: Hosea 7:6-7, speaking about the people of Israel:
-->''For they are kindled like an oven.''
-->''Their heart burns within them;''
-->''their anger smolders all night;''
-->''in the morning it blazes like a flaming fire.''
-->''They are all hot as an oven,''
-->''and they devour their judges.''
-->''All their kings have fallen,''
-->''and none of them calls to Me.''

Added DiffLines:

* CubCuesProtectiveParent: God says in Hosea 13:8 (NET Bible), concerning Israel: "I will attack them like a bear robbed of her cubs I will rip open their chests."

Added DiffLines:

* PropertyLine: "The princes of Judah are like those who move boundary markers. I will pour out my rage on them like a torrential flood!" (Hosea 5:10, NET Bible)


* HookersAndBlow: Mentioned by God about Israel in Hosea 4:10-11:

to:

* HookersAndBlow: HookersAndBlow:
**
Mentioned by God about Israel in Hosea 4:10-11:


Added DiffLines:

** Also in Hosea 4:18 (NET Bible): "They consume their alcohol, then engage in cult prostitution; they dearly love their shameful behavior."

Showing 15 edit(s) of 34

Top

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:

/

Media sources:

/

Report