Hosea redeems his wife
Hosea redeemed his wife as a sign that God loved the Israelites though they were unfaithful.
Key passages
Ho 3:1–5

And Yahweh said to me again, “Go, love a woman who has a lover and is committing adultery, just like the love of Yahweh for the children of Israel, but they are turning to other gods and love raisin cakes.” So I bought her for fifteen shekels of silver and a …

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