- Chapter 1
Hosea and his family are a sign unto Israel—In the day of gathering, the people of Israel will become the sons of the living God.
- Chapter 2
Worshipping false gods brings severe judgments upon Israel—In the last days, Israel will be reconciled to God and become His people.
- Chapter 3
Israel will seek the Lord, return to the Lord, and receive of His goodness in the latter days.
- Chapter 4
Israel loses all truth, mercy, and knowledge of God and goes whoring after false gods.
- Chapter 5
The kingdoms of Judah and Israel will both fall because of their iniquities.
- Chapter 6
Hosea calls Israel to return and serve the Lord—The mercy and knowledge of God are more important than ritualistic sacrifices.
- Chapter 7
Israel is reproved for her many sins—Ephraim is mixed among the people.
- Chapter 8
Both Israel and Judah have forsaken the Lord—The Lord has written the great things of His law to Ephraim.
- Chapter 9
The people of Israel are taken into captivity for their sins—Ephraim will be a wanderer among the nations.
- Chapter 10
Israel has plowed wickedness and reaped iniquity—Hosea calls upon Israel to seek the Lord.
- Chapter 11
Israel, as a child, was called out of Egypt in similitude of our Lord, as a child, coming out of Egypt—But Ephraim turns away from the Lord.
- Chapter 12
The Lord uses prophets, visions, and similitudes to guide His people, but they become rich and will not wait on the Lord—Ephraim provokes Him most bitterly.
- Chapter 13
Ephraim’s sins provoke the Lord—There is no Savior beside the Lord—He ransoms from the grave and redeems from death.
- Chapter 14
In the last days, Ephraim will repent and return unto the Lord.