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1:1 The word of the Lord that came to Micah the Morasthite in the days
of Jotham, Ahaz and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria
1:2 Hear all you people, hearken, O Earth and all that therein is and
let the Lord God be witness against you, the Lord from his holy temple.
1:3 For, behold, the Lord comes forth out of his place and will come
down and tread upon the high places of the Earth.
1:4 And the mountains shall be molten under him and the valleys shall
be cleft as wax before the fire and as the waters that are poured down
a steep place.
1:15 Yet will I bring an heir unto thee, O inhabitant of Mareshah.
He shall come unto Adullam the
glory of Israel.
Micah 2:1,2 Woe to them that devise.iniquity
and work evil upon their beds! When the morning is light they practice
it, because it is in the power of their hand.(just
because you may be able to perpetrate
evils doesn't mean you should). And they covet fields and
take them by violence and houses and take them away. So they oppress a
man and his house, even a man and his heritage.
2:1,2 "Woe to them that devise.iniquity
and work evil upon their
beds! When the morning is light they practice it, because it is in the
power of their hand. And they covet
fields and take them by violence.(original
'force by any means', such as policies written against the men and women
of nations).and houses and take them
So they oppress a man and his house.(household),
even a man and his heritage.".Ever
get any dividend
back for the use of the resources that belong to all the men & women
where you may live?
Micah 2:3 Therefore this says the Lord, Behold against
this family do I devise an evil from which you shall not remove your necks,
neither shall you go haughtily, for this time is evil.
2:3 Therefore this says the Lord, Behold against this family.(the
that devise the hurt affecting others).do
I devise an evil from which you shall not remove your necks, neither shall
you go haughtily,
for this time is evil.
2:7 O you that are named the house of Jacob, is the spirit of the Lord
is 'shortened'; that is, is God less longsuffering
59:1,2)? Aren't these his doings? Do not my words do
good to him that walks uprightly?
They have made
it their evil, so they'll reap
what they have sown.
3:1-3 And I said, Hear, I pray you, O heads of Jacob and you princes
of the house of Israel; Is it not for you to know judgment?.(that
is, you are leaders and you have no judgment because you gravitate
to the enticing,
dark side of life that corrupts you), you who hate the good
and love the evil, you who pluck off their skin from off them and their
flesh from off their bones.(JFB
their fellow countrymen of all their substance:.Psalms
14:4; Proverbs 30:14";
22:27), you also eat the flesh of my people and flay
their skin from off them and they break their bones and chop them in pieces,
as for the pot and as flesh within the caldron.
such are they of the cabal who have
been found out to be doing such things
3:4 Then shall they cry unto the Lord, but he will not hear them. He
will even hide his face from them at that time, as they have behaved
themselves ill in their doings.
3:5 Thus says the Lord concerning the prophets that make my people
that bite with their teeth and cry, Peace and he that puts not into their
mouths, they even prepare war against him.
are well fed, looked after by their lies and deceits. They tell the people
who look to them, there will be peace and plenty for you, while all the
time he does nothing to make it so for them, even willing to make war with
you in order to maintain a position of comfort and control over others:.Isaiah
3:6,7 Therefore night shall be unto you, that you shall not have a
vision and it shall be dark unto you, that you shall not divine and the
sun shall go down over the prophets and the day shall be dark over them.
Then shall the seers be ashamed and the diviners confounded. Yea, they
shall all cover their lips, for there is no answer of God.
3:10 They build up Zion
with blood and Jerusalem with iniquity.
for 'iniquity' is 'unjust', 'perverse'.
Same today as yesterday, where countries
are forced by others to give up their property (see the Indian System
documentary on BrasscheckTV.com,
often resulting in war.
3:11 The heads thereof judge for reward and the priests thereof teach
for hire and the prophets thereof divine
for money. Yet will they lean upon the Lord and say, Is not the Lord among
they don't do that, instead they worship with some religion they dreamed
up) None evil can come upon us.
4:1 But in the last days
it shall come to pass, that the mountain of the house of the Lord shall
be established in the top of the mountains and it shall be exalted above
the hills and people shall flow unto it.
4:2 And many nations shall come and say, Come and let us go
up to the mountain of the Lord and to the house of the God of Jacob
and he will teach us of his ways and we will walk in his paths, for the
law shall go forth of Zion
and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
4:3 And he shall judge among many people and rebuke strong nations
afar off and they shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears
into pruninghooks. Nation will not lift up a sword against nation, neither
will they learn war any more.
Micah 4:4 But they
will sit every man under his vine and under
fig tree and none will be afraid.(won't
have to work for some evil
corporation). For the mouth of the Lord of hosts has
4:4 But they will sit every man under his vine and under
fig tree and
none will be afraid. For the mouth of the Lord
of hosts has spoken it.
4:5 For all people will walk every one in the name.(the
name of God is love:.1John
4:8,16).of his God.(?).and
we will walk in the name of the Lord
our God for ever and ever.
32:18; Zechariah 3:10;
Man will own
his own property and with no tax ever on it:.Isaiah
55:1-3. No more so-called
crown land, stolen from indigenous
people to then sell to the highest bidder. The trees are on property belonging
those on the land, not the crown, not the state, rather, the state
and world belongs to all the people in it according to guidelines
men and women
of love set up. The United States Constitution made an attempt at a
good constitution, based on Natural
Law, but the power controllers had their
ideas, so again in history, the people got shafted
as time went along, but no longer as the times of Crimes against Humanity
are being dealt with. The stupid duped ones could never take down their
vail of lust and greed to see one DOES
reap what he or she has sown.
4:6 In that day, says the Lord, will I assemble.(put
back together as the original pattern).her
'limped'; verse describes those who stopped going one way to try another).and
I will gather her that is driven out and her that I have afflicted.
is good and wants good for all:.Psalms
4:11 Now also many nations are gathered against thee, that say, Let
her be defiled, and let our eye look upon Zion.
4:12 But they know not the thoughts of the Lord.(why
don't they know the thoughts of the Lord?), neither understand
they his counsel,
for he shall gather them as the sheaves
into the floor.
5:2 But you, Bethlehem.(Matthew
means 'fruitful'; Bethlehem area was a fruitful area), though
you be little.(a
small town).among the thousands
of Judah, yet out of you shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler
for the time of Emmanuel), whose goings forth have been from
of old, from everlasting.
2:4-6; John 7:40-42.
5:3 Therefore will he give them up, until the time that she which travails
has brought forth. Then the remnant of his brethren shall return unto the
children of Israel.
6:6,7 Wherewith shall I come before the Lord.(what's
bow myself before the high God? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings,
with calves of a year old? Will the Lord be pleased with thousands.(original
is in the singular, 'thousand').of
rams, or with ten thousands.(original
is 'many', see also Revelation 7:14,
the hundred and forty four thousand).of
rivers of oil? Shall I give my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit
of my body for the sin of my soul?
6:8 He has showed you, O man,
is good and what does the Lord require of you.(and
where was this shown to them and what was required that the people at one
time did agree to?.Deuteronomy
10:12,13), but to do justly.(what's
to love mercy and to walk
humbly with your God?
is it that pleases God?
6:10 Are there yet the treasures of wickedness in the house of the
wicked and the scant measure that is abominable?
wicked love the things they can scoff
6:12 For the rich men thereof are full of violence.(original
more to 'do things that are hurtful to others in some way').and
the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies and their tongue is deceitful
in their mouth.
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6:15 You sow.(you
work hard), but you don't reap.(have
to keep working hard; no time to relax); you tread the olives
and can't anoint yourself with its oil and sweet wine, but you can't afford
to drink it.
6:16 For the statutes of Omri are kept and all the works of the house
of Ahab, and you walk in their counsels; that I should make you a desolation
and the inhabitants thereof an hissing; therefore you will bear the reproach
of my people.
Micah 7:2,3 The good man is perished out of the
Earth and there is none upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood.
They hunt every man his brother with a net that they may do evil with both
hands earnestly. The prince asks and the judge asks for a reward.
7:2,3 The good man is perished out of the Earth and there is
none upright among men.(Psalms
14:3; Romans 3:11-18).
They all lie in wait for blood.(if
they can't get from you one way, they'll kill you to get advantage,
whatever they can do to bleed you dry of the things you have?).
They hunt every man his brother with a net.(*).that
they may do evil with both hands earnestly.(what's
he good for; what can we get from him? They are really into selfishness).
The prince asks and the judge asks for a reward.(Adam
he may decide the cause in favour of him who gives most money, whether
the cause be good or evil; this was notoriously
the case in our own country before the giving of Magna
Carta and hence
'Nulli vendemus justitiam aut rectum' meaning 'We will not sell justice
to any man'; this was not the only country where justice and judgment were
put to sale").and
the great man.(important
in the eyes of others), he utters
desire, so they wrap it up.(Adam
in doing evil in their several offices and in oppressing the poor").
Micah 7:4 The best of them is as a brier. The most
upright is sharper than a thorn hedge. The day of thy watchmen and thy
visitation cometh. Now shall be their perplexity.
7:4 The best of them is as a brier.(original
'sting', out to take selfish advantage of others. If all they can do at
the time is pinprick a bit, that's what they start with, till next time).
The most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge.(seizes
each and every opportunity to enrich the self at another's expense. They
know just how to get advantage over you and they love doing it).
The day of your watchmen.(things
you think that will provide warning to you so you can take action and get
away safely).and your visitation is
multiversal law of having to reap what you have sown has now come upon
you). Now shall be their perplexity.
him to support you).you not
in a friend, put you not confidence in a guide.(original
'individual of authority'; the government is always out to guide
you to your own hurt). Keep the doors of your mouth from
her that lies in your bosom.
look what it got him.
7:6 For the son dishonors the father, the daughter rises up against
her mother, the daughter in law against her mother in law; a man's enemies
are those of his own house.
in the New Testament in Matthew 10:34-36.
7:7 Therefore I will look unto the Lord. I will wait.(original
the God of my salvation.
My God hears me.
7:8 Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy. When I fall, I shall arise.
When I sit in darkness, the Lord
shall be a light unto me..(the
7:13 Notwithstanding the land shall be desolate because of them.(what
did they do?.Isaiah
1:4-7; 5:20-23; Ezekiel
22:28-31; Micah 2:1-3; 7:2,3).that
dwell therein, for.(or,
'because of').the fruit of
here that the land, which includes all happening within it, is affected
7:18 Who is a God like unto you, that pardons iniquity.and
by the transgression of the
anger for ever, because he delights
7:20 You will perform the truth to Jacob and the mercy to Abraham,
which you have sworn unto our fathers from the days of old.
Old Testament book is Nahum