1 a The Priests & princes catched the poore people in their snares as the foulers did the birds, in these two high mountaines.
2 b Notwithstanding they semed to be giuen altogether to holines, & to sacrifices, which here he calleth slaughter in contempt.
3 d They boasted them selues not onely to be Israelites, but also Ephraimites, because their King Jeroboam came of that tribe.
7 g Their destruction is not farre of.
8 h That is, all Israle comprehended vnder this parte, signifying that the Lords plagues shulde pursue them from place to place til they were destroyed.
13 ! The helpe of man is in vaine.
13 n Who was King of the Assyrians.