Micah 7:6

“For the son dishonoureth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter in law against her mother in law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the sonne dishonoureth the father: the daughter riseth vp against her mother: the daughter in law against her mother in law; a mans enemies are the men of his owne house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For son treats father contemptuously, Daughter rises up against her mother, Daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; A man's enemies are the men of his own household.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For the son dishonoreth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the son puts shame on his father, the daughter goes against her mother and the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; and a man's haters are those of his family.
- Basic English Bible

For the son dishonoureth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law: a man's enemies are the men of his own household.
- Darby Bible

For the son dishonoreth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house.
- Webster's Bible

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 the men of his own house.
- World English Bible

For a son is dishonouring a father, A daughter hath stood against her mother, A daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law, The enemies of each [are] the men of his house.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the son dishonoureth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Micah 7:6

  • Pastor Godwin for verse 6
    Micah 7:5-6. Trust ye not in a friend. meaning that 's an unfriendly friend. put no confident in a guard. Meaning Don 't trust the man watching you nor his gun nor dogs to protect you. Keep the doors of thy mouth from her that lieth. Meaning Learn how to shutup at some point not to give your enemies the key to destroy you. A son disrespect his father and the daughter against her mother, daughterinlaw against her motherinlaw. A man 's enemies are the men of his own household. That declare it all that your enemies are within you.
  • Obaaku Papapaa for verse 6
    Indeed when d time comes for a person to be blessed the devil uses people very close to that person to rise up against him or her.It takes that person to be determined lest he gives up.

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