Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Hosea 3:4 in English Standard Version "For the children of Israel shall dwell many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or pillar, without ephod or household gods." Ge 31:19 Laban had gone to shear his sheep, and Rachel stole her father’s household gods. Jud 8:27 And Gideon made an ephod of it and put it in his city, in Ophrah. And all Israel whored after it there, and it became a snare to Gideon and to his family. Ho 3:3 And I said to her, “You must dwell as mine for many days. You shall not play the whore, or belong to another man; so will I also be to you.” Ho 9:4 They shall not pour drink offerings of wine to the Lord, and their sacrifices shall not please him. It shall be like mourners’ bread to them; all who eat of it shall be defiled; for their bread shall be for their hunger only; it shall not come to the house of the Lord. Ho 10:1 Israel is a luxuriant vine that yields its fruit. The more his fruit increased, the more altars he built; as his country improved, he improved his pillars. Ho 10:3 For now they will say: “We have no king, for we do not fear the Lord; and a king—what could he do for us?” Ho 10:7 Samaria’s king shall perish like a twig on the face of the waters.