New Defender's Study Bible Notes
5:15 acknowledge their offence. Because of the sin of both Israel and Judah, God will “go away” (Hosea 5:14). When Israel finally acknowledges her great offense in rejecting Messiah, then He will return and establish His kingdom in Jerusalem (note Psalm 110:1-3; Matthew 23:39; Zechariah 12:10–13:1; etc.).