Wednesday, May 30, 2012


1.Multiple Choice: Which child of Hosea was a sign that Israel would be defeated in a fertile valley?
(a) Lo-Ruhamah; (b) Jezreel; or (c) Lo-Ammi.

2. Which of Hosea's children had a name that predicted that God would have no more mercy on Israel? (a) Lo-Ruhamah; (b) Lo-Ammi; or (c) Maher-Shalal-Hash-Baz.

3. Of whom did Hosea write when he said, "In the place where it was said to them, "You are not My people; There it shall be said to them, "You are the sons of the living God"? (a) Gentile believers; (b)
the nation Israel;or (c) Nineveh.

1.(b) Jezreel (Hos. 1:4,5 ). Jezreel was the name of the fertile plain in northern Israel northeast of the ridge of Mount Carmel. Jehu had murdered  the family of wicked King Ahab there (2 Kin. 10:11).

2. (a) Lo-Ruhamah (Hos. 1:6)

3. (b) The nation Israel ( Hos. 1:10 ). God had rejected them as His people when the Assyrians conquered Israel, but in a future restoration, God will reaffirm His special relationship with them (cf. v. 9 ).

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