Micah 3:7

“Then shall the seers be ashamed, and the diviners confounded: yea, they shall all cover their lips; for there is no answer of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Micah 3:7

Then shall the seers be ashamed, and the diuiners confounded: yea, they shall all couer their lips; for there is no answere of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The seers will be ashamed And the diviners will be embarrassed. Indeed, they will all cover {their} mouths Because there is no answer from God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the seers shall be put to shame, and the diviners confounded; yea, they shall all cover their lips; for there is no answer of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the seers will be shamed, and the readers of the future will be at a loss, all of them covering their lips; for there is no answer from God.
- Basic English Bible

And the seers shall be ashamed, and the diviners confounded; and they shall all cover their lips, for there will be no answer of God.
- Darby Bible

Then shall the seers be ashamed, and the diviners confounded: yes, they shall all cover their lips; for there is no answer of God.
- Webster's Bible

The seers shall be disappointed, and the diviners confounded. Yes, they shall all cover their lips; for there is no answer from God."
- World English Bible

And ashamed have been the seers, And confounded have been the diviners, And covered their lip have all of them, For their is no answer, O God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the seers shall be put to shame, and the diviners confounded; yea, they shall all cover their upper lips; for there shall be no answer of God.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Micah 3:7

Wesley's Notes for Micah 3:7


3:7 The seers - So called by the deceived people. Cover their lips - Mourners did thus, #Ezek 24:17|,22. So these shall mourn and pine in their shame. No answer - Because the answer they had formerly, pretended to be from God, now appears not to have been from him.


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