Category Archives : Hosea (Rayburn)


The First Deadly Sin

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text ‘The First Deadly Sin’ Hosea 12:1-8; 13:1-8 Feb 5, 1989 Series on Hosea, No. 12 What is the greatest impediment to faith and godliness in your life? What is it, that more than anything else, prevents you from becoming the Christian you ought to be and, I know in […]


If…then

Audio:   Download Audio Download Audio ‘If…then’ Hosea 10:1-15 Jan 29, 1989 Series on Hosea, No. 11 TEXT COMMENTS: Omitting chapter 9: have referred to several of its verses in the sermons already preached; it continues the same themes we have already explored in our progress through the book. But it is worth nothing the […]


The Great Sunday Sin

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text ‘The Great Sunday Sin’ Hosea 6:4-10 Jan 8, 1989 Series on Hosea, No. 8 TEXT COMMENTS: Review: Hosea’s great message is that of the doom which God is about to bring upon his people for their disloyalty to Him. Remember we said that two-thirds of the book is comprised […]


There Is Forgiveness with God

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text ‘There Is Forgiveness with God’ Hosea 5:13-6:3 Dec 11, 1988 Series on Hosea, No. 7 Text Comments: V. 3: Some commentators have supposed that these three verses opening chapter 6 are meant to be taken as a parody, Hosea’s sarcastic portrayal of the people’s false hope that God will […]


The Point of No Return

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text ‘The Point of No Return’ Hosea 5:1-15 Dec 4, 1988 Series on Hosea, No.6 TEXT COMMENTS: V. 3 ‘corrupt’ = ‘unclean’ V. 6 Another of the curses which God long ago promised to visit upon those unfaithful to his covenant. E.g. Deuteronomy 31:18 ‘I will surely hide my face […]


Like Priest, Like People

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text ‘Like Priest, like People’ Hosea 4:1-19 Nov 20, 1988 Series on Hosea, No. 4 TEXT COMMENTS: V. 1: The prophetic lawsuit. ‘charge’ a technical term. vv. 1-3 the charge in general, with evidence and judgment; vv. 4-19 specifications of certain charges with evidence and judgment. V. 4: Alternate translations […]