Also, O Judah, there is a harvest of judgment appointed for you!

When I restore the fortunes of my people, Bible see other translations

“a harvest of judgment.” Like Israel, Judah has sinned, so Judah too will reap what she has sown. The NET nuances the verse for clarity, and reads, “I have appointed a time to reap judgment for you also, O Judah!”

“When I restore the fortunes of my people, It is unfortunate that the chapter ends here, in the middle of a sentence. To get the whole thought, the reader must continue into Hosea 7:1.

Commentary for: Hosea 6:11