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What does it mean to sow the wind and reap the whirlwind?



      

Hosea 8:7

ESV - 7 For they sow the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind. The standing grain has no heads; it shall yield no flour; if it were to yield, strangers would devour it.

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
Hosea 8:7 makes the enigmatic statement, "For they sow the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind." This proverb is known in modern times for its use in military speeches and as a title for a scie...

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