setting traps even for their own brothers. (AN)”, 16 Nations will see and be ashamed,(AO) deprived of all their power.They will put their hands over their mouths(AP) and their ears will become deaf.17 They will lick dust(AQ) like a snake, like creatures that crawl on the ground.They will come trembling(AR) out of their dens; they will turn in fear(AS) to the Lord our God and will be afraid of you.18 Who is a God(AT) like you, who pardons sin(AU) and forgives(AV) the transgression of the remnant(AW) of his inheritance? Micah 7:8. The visions he saw concerned both Samaria and Jerusalem. [j]19 He will again have compassion on us,And will subdue our iniquities. Now is the time of your confusion. 7 1 How miserable I am! 16 All the nations of the world will stand amazed at what the Lord will do for you.They will be embarrassed at their feeble power.They will cover their mouths in silent awe, deaf to everything around them.17 Like snakes crawling from their holes, they will come out to meet the Lord our God.They will fear him greatly, trembling in terror at his presence. All rights reserved. Let the mountains and hills be called to witness your complaints. 1 How miserable I am! He has a case against his people. Micah 1-7 New Living Translation << Jonah 4 | Micah 1-7 | Nahum 1 >> A Lament for Samaria and Jerusalem. Micah 7:18 NLT Where is another God like you, who pardons the guilt of the remnant, overlooking the sins of his special people? because you delight in showing unfailing love. I feel like the fruit picker after the harvest who can find nothing to eat. 11 The day for building your walls(AD) will come, the day for extending your boundaries.12 In that day people will come to you from Assyria(AE) and the cities of Egypt,even from Egypt to the Euphrates and from sea to sea and from mountain to mountain. 11 In the day when your (Q)walls are to be built,In that day [b]the decree shall go far and wide.12 In that day (R)they[c] shall come to youFrom Assyria and the [d]fortified cities,From the [e]fortress to [f]the River,From sea to sea,And mountain to mountain.13 Yet the land shall be desolateBecause of those who dwell in it,And (S)for the fruit of their deeds. (Y)10 Then my enemy will see it and will be covered with shame,(Z)she who said to me, “Where is the Lord your God?”(AA)My eyes will see her downfall;(AB) even now she will be trampled(AC) underfoot like mire in the streets. You will trample our sins under your feet. (AA)They shall be afraid of the Lord our God,And shall fear because of You.18 (AB)Who is a God like You,(AC)Pardoning iniquityAnd passing over the transgression of (AD)the remnant of His heritage? New Living Translation Those who are weak will survive as a remnant; those who were exiles will become a strong nation. Everyone lies in wait to shed blood; they hunt each other with nets. Wait for the God of Salvation Micah 7. from Egypt all the way to the Euphrates River. NIV 1 What misery is mine! let them graze in the fertile pastures of Bashan and Gilead. and together they scheme to twist justice. Your time of punishment is here, a time of confusion. Micah 2. You will cast all [k]our sinsInto the depths of the sea.20 (AG)You will give truth to JacobAnd [l]mercy to Abraham,(AH)Which You have sworn to our fathersFrom days of old. They will be ashamed that they taunted me, saying. Not a cluster of grapes or a single early fig can be found to satisfy my hunger. As for me, I look to the Lord for help. I feel like the fruit picker after the harvest who can find nothing to eat. The daughter-in-law defies her mother-in-law. 2 The godly people have all disappeared; not one honest person is left on the earth. Mic 7:9 - I will be patient as the L ORD punishes me, for I have sinned against him. Micah 7:5-7 New Living Translation (NLT) 5 Don’t trust anyone— not your best friend or even your wife! from Egypt all the way to the Euphrates River. Everyone lies in wait to shed blood; they hunt each other with nets. Micah 6 Nahum 1 Micah 7 New Living Translation (NLT) Misery Turned to Hope 7 How miserable I am! 7:7 Therefore - Since all sorts of men are so perfidious. 2 The faithful have been swept from the land; not one upright person remains. Micah 7:8 Do not gloat over me, my enemies! For though I fall, I will rise again. They will cover their mouths in silent awe. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 1 What misery is mine! Micah 7:20 - NLT - You will show us your faithfulness and unfailing... Study verse in the New Living Translation 3 That they may successfully do evil with both hands—The prince asks for gifts,The judge seeks a (E)bribe,And the great man utters his evil desire;So they scheme together.4 The best of them is (F)like a brier;The most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge;The day of your watchman and your punishment comes;Now shall be their perplexity. Matt. Read full chapter. a man’s enemies are the members of his own household. 7 What misery is mine!I am like one who gathers summer fruit at the gleaning of the vineyard;there is no cluster of grapes to eat, none of the early figs(A) that I crave.2 The faithful have been swept from the land;(B) not one(C) upright person remains.Everyone lies in wait(D) to shed blood;(E) they hunt each other(F) with nets. All rights reserved worldwide. (AX)You do not stay angry(AY) forever but delight to show mercy. The LORD’s Case against Israel - Listen to what the LORD is saying: “Stand up and state your case against me. They will be ashamed that they taunted me, saying,“So where is the Lord— that God of yours?”With my own eyes I will see their downfall; they will be trampled like mud in the streets. 7 How miserable I am!I feel like the fruit picker after the harvest who can find nothing to eat.Not a cluster of grapes or a single early fig can be found to satisfy my hunger.2 The godly people have all disappeared; not one honest person is left on the earth.They are all murderers, setting traps even for their own brothers.3 Both their hands are equally skilled at doing evil! The Lord gave this message to Micah of Moresheth during the years when Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah were kings of Judah. But your judgment day is coming swiftly now. (L)5 Do not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. The day of your watchman and your punishment comes; Do not put your confidence in a companion; Daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. not one honest person is left on the earth. 18 Where is another God like you, who pardons the guilt of the remnant, overlooking the sins of his special people?You will not stay angry with your people forever, because you delight in showing unfailing love.19 Once again you will have compassion on us. I am like one who gathers summer fruit at the gleaning of the vineyard; there is no cluster of grapes to eat, none of the early figs that I crave. The people with influence get what they want. (AE)He does not retain His anger forever,Because He delights in (AF)mercy. Even with the woman who lies in your embrace, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law—. For though I fall, I will rise again.Though I sit in darkness, the Lord will be my light.9 I will be patient as the Lord punishes me, for I have sinned against him.But after that, he will take up my case and give me justice for all I have suffered from my enemies.The Lord will bring me into the light, and I will see his righteousness.10 Then my enemies will see that the Lord is on my side. You will not stay angry with your people forever, because you delight in showing unfailing love. Not a cluster of grapes or a single early fig can be found to satisfy my hunger. let them graze in the fertile pastures of Bashan and Gilead. 18 Where is another God like you, who pardons the guilt of the remnant, overlooking the sins of his special people?You will not stay angry with your people forever, because you delight in showing unfailing love.19 Once again you will have compassion on us.