God's Word Rejected

6 "Stop your preaching," theya preach. "They should not preach these things; shame will not overtake us."b
References for Micah 2:6
    • e 2:6 - the prophets
    • f 2:6 - Text emended; MT reads things. Shame will not depart.
      7 House of Jacob, should it be asked: "Is the Spirit of the Lord impatient? Are these the things He does?" Don't My words bring good to the one who walks uprightly?
      8 But recently My people have risen up like an enemy: You strip off the splendid robe from those who are passing through confidently, like those returning from war.
      9 You force the women of My people out of their comfortable homes, and you take My blessingc from their children forever.
      References for Micah 2:9
        • g 2:9 - Perhaps land
          10 Get up and leave, for this is not your place of rest,d because defilement brings destruction- a grievous destruction!e
          References for Micah 2:10
            • h 2:10 - Dt 3:19-20; 12:8-10
            • i 2:10 - Lv 18:25-28
              11 If a man of spiritf comes and invents lies: "I will preach to you about wine and beer," he would be just the preacher for this people!
              References for Micah 2:11