Please see our Privacy Policy for cookie usage details. Micah 7. The day God visits you has come, the day your watchmen sound the alarm. “You see me brought low now, but you should know that it isn’t for long. He writesabout a time when people become even more evil. As in the days of old: There was a time when God’s people enjoyed this kind of close relationship with Him. 8. b. Because I have sinned against Him, These engagements relate to Christ, and the success of the gospel to the end of time, the future restoration of Israel, and the final prevailing of true religion in all lands. Into the depths of the sea. Scripture: Micah 5:2–4, Micah 1:1, Micah 7:20. We use cookies to let us know when you visit our websites, how you interact with us, to enrich your user experience, and to customize your relationship with our website. Micah 7:1 Woe is me! C. Demands Commitment (Micah 6-7) 1) God’s Expectations (6:1-8) 2) Results of Resisting Change (6:9-7:6) 3) Blessings of Hoping in God (7:7-20) He doesn’t forgive our sins just to leave them around to hang over our head. Micah 7. In thischapter, Micah continues to describe the situation in Jerusalem. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. Those truly penitent for sin, will see great reason to be patient under affliction. iv. Though I have fallen, I will rise. Micah 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. Daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; iii. Because He delights in mercy: Why does God have such great mercy and forgiveness to His people? 3. In such cases, we should trust God and not our feelings. 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Because of those who dwell in it, The prophet bemoans himself that he lived among a people ripening apace for ruin, in which many good persons would suffer. 1 I am upset because I am like fruit that has been gathered, like grapes that have already been picked. there is no cluster to eat of the first-ripe fruit which my soul desires, The day of your watchman and your punishment comes; now shall be their perplexity, the day of your watchman and your punishment, until He pleads my case and executes justice for me, He will bring me forth to the light; I will see His righteousness, In the day when your walls are to be built, in that day the decree shall go far and wide, Yet the land shall be desolate because of those who dwell in it, pardoning iniquity and passing over the transgression of the remnant of His heritage, will cast all our sins in to the depths of the sea, Which you have sworn to our fathers from days of old, © Copyright - Enduring Word       |      . If left to ourselves, our sins will be too hard for us; but God's grace shall be sufficient to subdue them, so that they shall not rule us, and then they shall not ruin us. IF we mark the discriminating character of the Lord’s people, we shall find, that from the beginning of the world it has consisted in this: The ungodly “call not upon God [Note: Psalms 14:4 . (1-7) Reliance on God, and triumph over enemies. We provide you with a list of stored cookies on your computer in our domain so you can check what we stored. Like mud in the streets. © 2021 Christianity.com. Now shall be their perplexity. 5 1 Now muster your troops, O daughter 2 of troops; siege is laid against us; with a rod p they strike the judge of Israel. My God will hear me. You can also change some of your preferences. Click to enable/disable _ga - Google Analytics Cookie. The surgery hurts but must take place or the whole body will die. Micah 7 – Israel’s Confession and Comfort A. God’s people humbly confess their sin. 2 7:2 Ps. Do not trust in a friend; Though cast down, we are not destroyed; we may join hope in God's mercy, with submission to his correction. for I am as when they have gathered the summer fruits, as the grapegleanings of the vintage: there is no cluster to eat: my soul desired the firstripe fruit. The following cookies are also needed - You can choose if you want to allow them: You can read about our cookies and privacy settings in detail on our Privacy Policy Page. 4. When God forgives sin, he takes care that it never shall be remembered any more against the sinner. Dec 12, 1982. This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Micah, and is a part of the Book of the Twelve Minor Prophets. Do not rejoice over me, my enemy; Deep conviction of guilt and wrath will put men upon careful inquiries after peace and pardon, and then there begins to be some ground for hope of them. He encourages them to adopt God’s ways to find hope. The general prevalence of wickedness. Micah chapter 7 KJV (King James Version) 1 Woe is me! b. Micah 1:2–7 draws on this event: Samaria, says the prophet, has been destroyed by God because of its crimes of idolatry, oppression of the poor, and misuse of power. 8 Do not gloat over me, my enemy! He will bring me forth to the light; We should be grateful that there is only one unpardonable sin – the sin of rejecting His mercy. I will wait for the God of my salvation; From days of old. Israel shall come from all the remote parts, not turning back for discouragements. I will bear the indignation of the LORD, Then she who is my enemy will see, Title: The name of the book is derived from the prophet, who having received the word of the Lord, was commissioned to proclaim it. Do not rejoice over me, my enemy: Micah spoke for those brought low by personal sin and the sin of the community. If you refuse cookies we will remove all set cookies in our domain. Which You have sworn to our fathers Micah 7:2 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. We must not only look to him, but look for him. Every man hunts his brother with a net. Apply spiritually the prophet's prayer to Christ, to take care of his church, as the great Shepherd of the sheep, and to go before them, while they are here in this world as in a wood, in this world but not of it. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. For it is a play on Micah’s name. 36:11), is a shortened form of Micaiah (or Michaiah) and means “Who is like the Lord?” (In 7:18), Micah uses a play on his own name, … It is simply because He delights in mercy. Commentary on Micah 6:6-8 (Read Micah 6:6-8) These verses seem to contain the substance of Balak's consultation with Balaam how to obtain the favour of Israel's God. The Ruler to Be Born in Bethlehem. Though enemies triumph and insult, they shall be silenced and put to shame. Micah means ‘Who is like Yahweh?’”. 7:9 "Because I have sinned against Him" Micah (like Moses, Isaiah, and Daniel) acts as a representative of the people. Click on the different category headings to find out more. He does not retain His anger forever, In remorse a man is sorry for himself; he mourns over his sin because it has brought suffering to him. On behalf of the sinful nation, the Prophet Micah confessed the sin of God’s people. This was a bad thing, because people should be honorable and trustworthy enough so that we can find confidence and compassion from them. Our website uses cookies to store user preferences. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer. Really, there are no grapes there to eat. The faithful man has perished from the earth, one who is to be s ruler in Israel, When God is about to deliver his people, he stirs up their friends to pray for them. And Go… And mountain to mountain. ... 1 Ai mij! a. Nevertheless, there will come the day of your watchman and your punishment. When I fall, I will arise; The nations shall see and be ashamed of all their might; Though Zion's walls may long be in ruins, there will come a day when they shall be repaired. for am I fallen, I rise again; for do I sit in darkness, Jehovah is light to me." ( K) hedge. And shall fear because of You. Micah 7:7. The LORDshepherds them and feeds them. for I am as when they have gathered the summer fruits, as the grapegleanings of the vintage: there is no cluster to eat: my soul desired the firstripe fruit.. 2 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. (Mic 7:11-13) The restored city of the people of God. Therefore I will look to the LORD; They shall crawl from their holes like snakes of the earth. Everyone is a thief and a murderer. Micah 7. He will again have compassion on us, In penitence he is grieved by the wrong sin has done to God; he yields his personal suffering in the confidence that by it God is setting him free from his sin.” (Morgan). In their humble place, he warned their enemies to not rejoice over their condition because when I fall, I will arise and when I sit in darkness, the LORD will be a light to me. ii. No hinderances can prevent the favours the Lord intends for his church. ©2018 David Guzik – No distribution beyond personal use without permission. 4 The best of them is like a brier, ( J) the most upright worse than a thorn. i. Woe is me! John Piper Dec 12, 1982 1.1K Shares God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in … “Whatever despair may whisper or doubt may suggest, one text of Scripture is worth fifty fears and doubts, or fifty thousand either… All objections to the delight of God in mercy are but illusions of your brain, or delusions of your heart” (Spurgeon). In the day when your walls are to be built, In so much of the Word of God we discover the little word 'BUT'. Micah 7:3 That they may do evil with … b. I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against Him: Speaking for the sinful people, Micah honorably took responsibility for their sin. a. We must depend upon God to work deliverance for us in due time. ];” but the “godly are a people near unto him [Note: Psalms 148:14 . You always can block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings and force blocking all cookies on this website. the powerful dictate what they desire—. In the day when your walls are to be built, in that day the decree shall go far and wide. Men had no comfort, no satisfaction in their own families or in their nearest relations. Now she will be trampled down 2 The godly has perished from the earth, and () there is no one upright among mankind; they all lie in wait for bloodand () each hunts the other with a net. Micah Is Upset at the Evil People Do. 7 Woe is me! b. Micah 7 In this chapter, I. So they scheme together. Now, that previous relationship will be restored, and He will show them wonders. When we complain to the Lord of the badness of the times, we ought to complain against ourselves for the badness of our hearts. The day of your watchman and your punishment comes; Because He delights in mercy. Changes will take effect once you reload the page. I am like someone who comes to trees with no fruit on them. They must courageously bear up against the insolences of the enemy, Micah 7:8-10. “Herein is discovered the difference between remorse and penitence. This means there is no probation with God’s forgiveness. Oude Testament(Bijbel in Statenvertaling), De profeet Micha ; hoofdstuk 7. 2 3 q But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of r Judah, from you shall come forth for me. For I have become () as when the summer fruit has been gatheredas when the grapes have been gleaned: there is no cluster to eat, no () first-ripe fig that my soul desires. Go To Micah Index. Micah saw that God’s forgiveness was so great, that it can’t even be compared to what often passes for forgiveness among men. Micah 7 Israel's people are very bad, but Micah still believes God. (14-20). Guard the doors of your mouth The best of them is like a brier; 9 Because I have sinned against him, I will bear the LORD's wrath, until he pleads my case and upholds my cause. 13:2; Jer. When under trials, we should look continually to our Divine Redeemer, that we may have strength and grace to trust in him, and to be examples to those around us. (Read Micah 7:8-13) Those truly penitent for sin, will see great reason to be patient under affliction. “Where is the LORD your God?” The prophet, in the name of the church, sadly laments the woeful decay of religion in the age wherein he lived, and the deluge of impiety and immorality which overwhelmed the nation, which levelled the differences, and bore down the fences, of all that is just and sacred, Micah 7:1-6.II. One could not trust in a friend or put confidence in a companion, and even blood relatives were at war with each other. on the cheek. c. He will again have compassion on us: God’s people once knew His compassion, but they resisted and rejected it. From Bethlehem in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord. In the midst of Carmel; 2 By this I mean that all the faithful people are gone. Of the first-ripe fruit which my soul desires. 1. And executes justice for me. Those are the grapes that other people leave behind. They will see the power and love of God in action. Do not sin and say that the Holy One, blessed be He, is our Friend, and He … The faithful man has perished from the earth, We fully respect if you want to refuse cookies but to avoid asking you again and again kindly allow us to store a cookie for that. These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features. Shepherd Your people with Your staff, All who find pardoning mercy, cannot but wonder at that mercy; we have reason to stand amazed, if we know what it is. Who dwell solitarily in a woodland, i. Because God doesn’t delight in mercy so as to shame His justice. Micah knew that the same love, compassion, and mercy He showed to their fathers was available to them today – if they received it in faith. Those are never likely to come to good who are undutiful to their parents. Let them feed in Bashan and Gilead as in the days of old. Deuteronomy 27-28)! Do not put your confidence in a companion; But in hisvision (dream), Micah seems to see even further into the future. 5. Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy ] Here is the triumph of faith, in the fail of outward comforts, in the … If God delights in mercy, then why is He not always, on every occasion merciful? Commentary on Micah 7:8-13. The nations shall see and be ashamed: When Israel is restored to the land and enjoys a restored relationship with the LORD, then those who opposed God’s people will see how wrong they were to fight against them. And will subdue our iniquities. You are free to opt out any time or opt in for other cookies to get a better experience. Click to enable/disable essential site cookies. Never say, ‘I won’t forgive,’ for you seal your own condemnation when you do, and if you forgive not your brother his trespasses neither will your heavenly Father forgive you. The remnant purified, who go out strong as a lion (Mic 5:7–8), represent the eschatological remnant who will share in the blessing of the restored Davidic kingdom (cf. ].” The day of your watchman and your punishment comes; now shall be their perplexity: When the sinner is immersed in sin and feeling successful, they feel like there is no price to pay for their sin. The LORDwill be a light to me. I will show them wonders.”. they all conspire together. His compassion is shown in that the LORD will give truth to Jacob. He will perfect that which concerns us, and with this good work will do all for us which our case requires, and which he has promised. But this will always prompt you to accept/refuse cookies when revisiting our site. 1 I am very sad! 5:1 Zij die trouw waren zijn verdwenen uit het land, niemand is nog rechtschapen. Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise), Matthew Henry Bible Commentary (complete), California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Let them feed in Bashan and Gilead, Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the website, refuseing them will have impact how our site functions. Let us remember that the Lord has given the security of his covenant, for strong consolation to all who flee for refuge to lay hold on the hope set before them in Christ Jesus. a. Woe is me! Click to enable/disable Google reCaptcha. For I am like those who gather summer fruits, Micah 7:7(NASB) Verse Thoughts. In the day when your walls are to be built, in that day the decree shall go far and wide: When the time comes for Israel’s restoration, God will send a call out far and wide to gather and restore His people. Otherwise you will be prompted again when opening a new browser window or new a tab. This tiny conjunction joins two thoughts together through stark contrast. All Rights Reserved. There are no grapes left to eat. b. And the great man utters his evil desire; Then he described some of their specific sins and their general character, revealing their deeply ingrained sin against others. Contempt and violation of domestic duties are a sad symptom of universal corruption. 3 7:3 Jer. You will cast all our sins They shall be afraid of the LORD our God, That they may successfully do evil with both hands– Pardoning iniquity They shall put their hand over their mouth; b. c. He will bring me forth to the light; I will see His righteousness: At the same time, there was complete confidence in the salvation of God and their vindication before their enemies. His compassion saves us from our sin. Though our enemies may seem to prevail against us, and to rejoice over us, we should not despond. The Assyrian attacks on Israel (the northern kingdom) led to an influx of refugees into Judah, which would have increased social stresses, while at the same time the authorities in Jerusalem had to invest huge … Micah 7:19 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Micah 7:19, NIV: "You will again have compassion on us; you will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities into the depths of the sea." In His compassion, He does away with our sins, casting them to the depths of the sea – and then He puts a “No Fishing” sign there! Daughter rises against her mother, Who is a God like You: In light of the glorious restoration given by the LORD to Israel, Micah glorified the God of such great forgiveness (pardoning iniquity and passing over the transgression of the remnant of His heritage). a. Other people have picked the fruit already. The wonderswill come out of the close relationship with the Shepherd. If you do not want that we track your visit to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here: We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps, and external Video providers. “To all of you I would say – take care, as you expect the mercy of God, to deal it out to others. In this chapter, I. Woe is me! When we complain to the Lord of the badness of the times, we ought to complain against ourselves for the badness of our hearts. d. Which you have sworn to our fathers from days of old: In concluding His prophecy, Micah saw God’s future work as a continuation of His past work to the fathers of Israel. The judge seeks a bribe, There are none of the early figs that I love. We must depend upon God to work deliverance for us in due time. John Piper Dec 31, 2008 39 Shares Sermon. v. If God is this merciful to those who sin against Him, do we have any justification for not showing mercy to those who sin against us? B• Micah persuades them to accept responsibility for their difficult situation and to understand where it will lead to if they do not change. Therefore I will look to the LORD… my God will hear me: In this sin-immersed culture, there were few people to give confidence or compassion – so one could only look to the LORD. From Assyria and the fortified cities, In that day they shall come to you God will not hold on to our sin but forgive us instead. The reasons are in Him, not in His people. The most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge; If God delights in mercy, then why do I feel that He can’t have mercy on me? Scripture: Micah 7:8–9. God opens His hand of mercy to all who will receive it, but those who will not receive His mercy can blame only themselves. Allen zijn op bloed belust, iedereen belaagt zijn naaste. The prophet saw no safety or comfort but in looking to the Lord, and waiting on God his salvation. If God delights in mercy, then why is there an unpardonable sin? Trust ye not in a friend — This and the next verse are descriptive of a general corruption of manners; so that all ties and duties of consanguinity were trampled upon, or paid no regard to. Because there comes time when the guilty must be punished. i. Ver. I will see His righteousness. 14:1-3 Jer. Check to enable permanent hiding of message bar and refuse all cookies if you do not opt in. Like those who glean vintage grapes; Micah 7:11 " [In] the day that thy walls are to be built, [in] that day shall the decree be far removed." They must expect no other than that the trouble would continue long, and must endeavour to make the best of it, Micah 7:11-13. Their ears shall be deaf. Text. But our Sages explained it as referring to the Most High. They shall be afraid of the LORD our God, and shall fear because of You: Seeing the greatness of God’s restoration will make the nations respect the LORD in a way they didn’t before. We may request cookies to be set on your device. Who is a God like You, As their sin brought them into bondage, so God's pardoning their sin brought them out. Please watch: "The ONE Thing Every Christian Should Be Doing But Most Are NOT!" Click to enable/disable _gid - Google Analytics Cookie. a. II. In that day they shall come to you from Assyria and the fortified cities, from the fortress to the River, from sea to sea, and mountain to mountain. My eyes will see her; 2. And mercy to Abraham, Watch our overview video on the book of Micah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. The prophet, in the name of the church, sadly laments the woeful decay of religion in the age wherein he lived, and the deluge of impiety and immorality which overwhelmed the nation, which levelled the differences, and bore down the fences, of all that is just and sacred ( v. 1-6 ). Do not trust in a friend: Because of their rampant sin and selfishness, personal relationships had crumbled among God’s people. They shall lick the dust like a serpent; From sea to sea, By ואני what follows … “Decree” (Hebrew choq, “statute,” “famed decree,” or “thing marked out”), is probably a reference to Israel’s borders or boundary lines, which will be greatly enlarged. God’s judgments are in themselves expressions of mercy because they are like the cutting away of cancer. This shows that God’s people knew their sinful state, but they also knew the greatness of God’s redemption. So, I am like those people who can only pick the last grapes. Micah 7:7. The flock of Your heritage, Micah refers to a “remnant” (sheerith ) five times (Micah 2:12; 4:7; 5:7, 8; 7:18), and each is connected with oracles of hope. (8-13) Promises and encouragements for Israel. a. You can check these in your browser security settings. God’s people not only need the His mercy, they need His truth and He is compassionate enough to give His truth as He gives mercy and pardon. Until He pleads my case 7 1 Ongelukkige die ik ben, het is als bij de late oogst, als bij de laatste pluk: geen volle druiventros meer om te eten, geen vroege vijg meer, waarnaar ik smacht. 1. We need 2 cookies to store this setting. Micah 7:19, ESV: "He will again have compassion on us; he will tread our iniquities underfoot.You will cast all our sins into the depths of the sea." In our greatest distresses, we shall see no reason to despair of salvation, if by faith we look to the Lord as the God of our salvation. Now they could know it again, confident that He will again have compassion on us. They all lie in wait for blood; In fact, it seems that nobodygood remains. (1-4) An honest confession of their sinful state. 3 Their hands are on what is evil, to do it well; Though I sit in darkness, the LORD will be my light. Over us, and for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me. once. Privacy Policy for cookie usage 4 the best of them is like a brier, ( J ) the High. 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