Micah 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 and Jerusalem.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Micah 1:1

The word of the Lord that came to Micah the Morasthite in the dayes of Iotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah Kings of Iudah, which hee saw concerning Samaria and Ierusalem.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The word of the LORD which came {to} Micah of Moresheth in the days of Jotham, Ahaz {and} Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The word of Jehovah that came to Micah the Morashtite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The word of the Lord which came to Micah the Morashtite, in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah: his vision about Samaria and Jerusalem.
- Basic English Bible

The word of Jehovah that came to Micah the Morasthite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, [and] Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
- Darby Bible

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 and Jerusalem.
- Webster's Bible

The word of Yahweh that came to Micah the Morashtite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
- World English Bible

A word of Jehovah that hath been unto Micah the Morashite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, Hezekiah, kings of Judah, that he hath seen concerning Samaria and Jerusalem:
- Youngs Literal Bible

THE WORD of the LORD that came to Micah the Morashtite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Micah 1:1

Wesley's Notes for Micah 1:1


1:1 Hezekiah - The best son, of the worst father. How long Micah prophesied during his reign, we can but conjecture, possibly 'till the fourteenth year of Hezekiah. So this prophet may be supposed to have prophesied sixteen years in Jotham's time, as many under Ahaz, and fourteen under Hezekiah, in all forty - six years. And he survived the captivity of Israel ten years, which he lamented as well as foretold.


Discussion for Micah 1

  • Rev Tim George on Micah 1:1
    The prophet Micah has to deliver the strong message of judgment as the poor people are being abused by the rich. The famous verse Micah 6:8 What does Yahweh demand of thee? to do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly before our God. This is the message that is needed today with the income inequality that is happening. May God bless the President to do just that in his administration. God bless America and may we come out of this Coronavirus pandemic a more blessed and thankful people as we prepare to celebrate the Holidays.


 

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