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Hosea 12:5-7

New American Standard Bible

Chapter 12

5 And the LORD, the God of armies, The LORD is His name. 6 So as for you, return to your God, Maintain kindness and justice, And wait for your God continually. 7 A merchant, in whose hands are fraudulent balances, Loves to exploit.
King James Version

Chapter 12

5 Even the LORD God of hosts; the LORD is his memorial. 6 Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep mercy and judgment, and wait on thy God continually.
7 He is a merchant, the balances of deceit are in his hand: he loveth to oppress.
Christian Standard Bible

Chapter 12

5 The Lord is the God of Armies; the Lord is his name.
6 But you must return to your God. Maintain love and justice, and always put your hope in God. 7 A merchant loves to extort with dishonest scales in his hands.
New Living Translation

Chapter 12

5 the LORD God of Heaven's Armies, the LORD is his name! 6 So now, come back to your God. Act with love and justice, and always depend on him.
7 But no, the people are like crafty merchants selling from dishonest scales--they love to cheat.
English Standard Version

Chapter 12

5 the LORD, the God of hosts, the LORD is his memorial name: 6 “So you, by the help of your God, return, hold fast to love and justice, and wait continually for your God.” 7 A merchant, in whose hands are false balances, he loves to oppress.
New International Version

Chapter 12

5 the LORD God Almighty, the LORD is his name!
6 But you must return to your God; maintain love and justice, and wait for your God always. 7 The merchant uses dishonest scales and loves to defraud.