My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children. The truth revealed in the verse above should undoubtedly catch your attention. Hosea 4:6 ESV / 9 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. lack of knowledge — “of God” (Hosea 4:1), that is, lack of piety.Their ignorance was willful, as the epithet, “My people,” implies; they ought to have known, having the opportunity, as the people of God. 4:6 KJV). My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge (Hos. And since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children. 7 As they were increased, so they sinned against me: therefore will I … When Jesus had gone forty days in the desert fasting and praying. “My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children (Hosea 4:6).”. 6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. - Darby Bible Therefore my people have gone into captivity, because they have no knowledge: and their honorable men are famished, and their multitude dried up with thirst. The part ‘my people are destroyed for lack of knowledge‘ is popularly rendered as ‘my people perish for lack of knowledge’. Because you have rejected knowledge, I also will reject you from being priest for Me; Because you have forgotten the law of your God, I … my people are destroyed from lack of knowledge. My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge; because you have rejected knowledge, I reject you from being a priest to me. “Because you have rejected knowledge, I also reject you as my priests; because you have ignored the law of your God, I also will ignore your children. Hosea 4:6 - My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children. Hosea 4: 6 (KJV) My people perish from a lack of knowledge.Its one thing to know your Bible, but its an other thing to KNOW the God of the Bible. Amos 8:11,12 God says His people, me and you, are destroyed for the lack of knowledge. Proverbs 15:14 ESV / 3 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful The heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on folly. Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible. thou — O priest, so-called. 6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children. - Webster's Bible Behold, by my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a desert; their fish stink for lack of water and die of thirst. Holman Christian Standard Bible My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. And since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children. Therefore my people are led away captive from lack of knowledge, and their nobility die of famine, and their multitude are parched with thirst. Charles Haddon Spurgeon once said, ”The scripture is our inexhaustible textbook, the Lord Jesus our boundless subject and the Holy Spirit our divine infinite helper“.. The more they increased, the more they sinned against me; I will change their glory into shame. My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge; because you have rejected knowledge, I reject you from being a priest to me. My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.