Micah 2:10

“Arise ye and depart, for this is not your rest: because it is polluted, it shall destroy you euen with a sore destruction.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

Arise ye, and depart; for this [is] not [your] rest: because it is polluted, it shall destroy [you], even with a sore destruction.
- King James Version

"Arise and go, For this is no place of rest Because of the uncleanness that brings on destruction, A painful destruction.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Arise ye, and depart; for this is not your resting-place; because of uncleanness that destroyeth, even with a grievous destruction.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Up! and go; for this is not your rest: because it has been made unclean, the destruction ordered will come on you.
- Basic English Bible

Arise ye, and depart; for this is not the resting-place, because of defilement that bringeth destruction, even a grievous destruction.
- Darby Bible

Arise ye, and depart; for this is not your rest: because it is polluted, it shall destroy you, even with a grievous destruction.
- Webster's Bible

Arise, and depart! For this is not your resting place, because of uncleanness that destroys, even with a grievous destruction.
- World English Bible

Rise and go, for this [is] not the rest, Because of uncleanness it doth corrupt, And corruption is powerful.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Arise ye, and depart; for this is not your resting-place; because of the uncleanness thereof, it shall destroy you, even with a sore destruction.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Micah 2:10


2:10 Arise ye - Ye inhabitants of Israel, prepare for your departure out of this land. Your rest - Though it was given this people for a rest under God's wing; yet it was on condition of continued obedience. Polluted - With many, and great, and old sins. Destroy - It shall spue you out.


Discussion for Micah 2

  • BSP
    Verses 1 and 2 show that greed and covetousness can lead one to do anything, even if it hurts others, to gain material things.
  • Juan Jimenez
    Micah was used of God to prophesy but"Holy men of old spoke as God the Holy Spirit moved them". All scripture is of God regardless of who spoke.
  • Nathan Mapombere
    The Prophet Micah from the village / city of Moresheth wrote this book.
  • Micah
    That 's my name and it 's the awesomest book so who wrote it cause I want to know
  • Tony
    Who wrote the book of micah.

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