Micah 1

1 The word of the Lord that came to Micah the Moreshethite, in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw about Samaria and Jerusalem. 2 All peoples, listen. And may the earth and its fullness pay attention. And may the Lord God be a witness to you, the Lord […]

Micah 2

1 Woe to you who devise useless things and who work evil in your beds. In the morning light, they undertake it, because their hand is against God. 2 And they have desired fields and have taken them by violence, and they have stolen houses. And they have made false accusations against a man and […]

Micah 3

1 And I said: Listen, leaders of Jacob and chiefs of the house of Israel. Does it not belong to you to know judgment, 2 you who hold hatred for good, and love evil, who violently steal their skins from over them and their flesh from over their bones? 3 They have devoured the flesh […]

Micah 4

1 And this shall be: In the last days, the mountain of the house of the Lord will be prepared at the top of the mountains and high above the hills. And the people will flow to it. 2 And many nations will hurry, and will say: “Come, let us ascend to the mountain of […]

Micah 5

1 Now you will be devastated, you daughter of a robber. They have placed a blockade against us, with a rod they will strike the jaw of the judge of Israel. 2 And you, Bethlehem Ephrata, are a little one among the thousands of Judah. From you will go forth he who shall be the […]

Micah 6

1 Listen to what the Lord says: Rise, contend in judgment against the mountains, and let the hills hear your voice. 2 Let the mountains listen to the judgment of the Lord, and the strong foundations of the earth. For the judgment of the Lord is with his people, and he will enter into judgment […]

Micah 7

1 Woe to me, for I have become just like one who gleans the clusters of the vintage in autumn. There is no cluster of grapes to consume; my soul desired figs out of season. 2 The holy ones pass away from the land, and there is no one righteous among men. All wait in […]