1 I am Micah from Moresheth.[A]Moresheth: A town in southern Judah not far from Gath. In verse 14 it is called Moresheth-Gath. And this is the message about Samaria and Jerusalem[B]Samaria and Jerusalem: Samaria was the capital of the northern kingdom (Israel), and Jerusalem was the capital of the southern kingdom (Judah). that the LORD gave to me when Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah[C]Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah: Jotham, the son of Uzziah, ruled Judah 740–736 b.c.; Ahaz, the son of Jotham, ruled 736–716 b.c.; Hezekiah, the son of Ahaz, ruled 716–687 b.c. were the kings of Judah.