Book of Saints – Osee

detail of a portrait of Hosea by Duccio di Buoninsegna, 1308-11, Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, SienaArticle

(Hosea) (Saint) Prophet (July 4) (8th century B.C.) Osee seems, among the Ten Tribes, to have been a contemporary of Isaias in Judaea. His prophecy was directed to his compatriots of Samaria, of which he foretells the destruction.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Osee”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 May 2016. Web. 23 February 2019. <>