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(a) (7th century BCE) A contemporary of Isaiah, Amos and Micah, he prophesied during the reign of King Jeroboam II. He called for the masses to return to G-d and avoid divine retribution.

Hosea, the Book of: The book of Tanach containing Hosea's prophecies, many of them reproving Israel for their faithlessness to G-d, warning of exile, and foretelling the future redemption.

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Entry for 'Hosea'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ckb/h/hosea.html. 2012.

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