Micha 5, Michea 5, Michée 5, Mika 5, Miqueas 5, Miquéias 5, Книга пророка Михея 5, سفر ميخا 5, ミカ書 5, 弥迦书 5, 彌迦書 5, 미가 5, Mica 5
1Now, daughter who is under attack,you slash yourself in grief;a siege is set against us!They are striking the judge of Israelon the cheek with a rod.2[P]5:2 Mc 5:1 in HbBethlehem Ephrathah,you are small among the clans of Judah;One will come from youto be ruler over Israel for Me.His origin[Q]5:2 Lit His going out is from antiquity,from eternity.[R]5:2 Or from ancient times3Therefore, He will abandon them until the timewhen she who is in labor has given birth;then the rest of His brothers will returnto the people of Israel.4He will stand and shepherd themin the strength of Yahweh,in the majestic name of Yahweh His God.They will live securely,for then His greatness will extendto the ends of the earth.5He will be their peace.When Assyria invades our land,when it marches against our fortresses,we will raise against it seven shepherds,even eight leaders of men.6They will shepherd the land of Assyria with the sword,the land of Nimrod with a drawn blade.[S]5:6 Aq, Vg; MT, Sym read Nimrod at its gatewaysSo He will rescue us from Assyriawhen it invades our land,when it marches against our territory.The Glorious and Purified Remnant7Then the remnant of Jacobwill be among many peopleslike dew from the Lord,like showers on the grass,which do not wait for anyoneor linger for mankind.8Then the remnant of Jacobwill be among the nations, among many peoples,like a lion among animals of the forest,like a young lion among flocks of sheep,which tramples and tears as it passes through,and there is no one to rescue them.9Your hand will be lifted up against your adversaries,and all your enemies will be destroyed.10In that day—this is the Lord’s declaration—I will remove your horses from youand wreck your chariots.11I will remove the cities of your landand tear down all your fortresses.12I will remove sorceries from your hands,and you will not have any more fortune-tellers.13I will remove your carved imagesand sacred pillars from youso that you will not bow down againto the work of your hands.14I will pull up the Asherah poles from among youand demolish your cities.[T]5:14 Or shrines15I will take vengeance in anger and wrathagainst the nations that have not obeyed Me.