Micah 5:4-7 NIV

4 He will stand and shepherd his flock1 in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God. And they will live securely, for then his greatness2 will reach to the ends of the earth.

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Deliverance and Destruction

5 And he will be their peace.3 When the Assyrian invades4 our land and marches through our fortresses, we will raise against him seven shepherds, even eight leaders of men.5

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6 They will rulea the land of Assyria with the sword, the land of Nimrod6 with drawn sword.b7 He will deliver us from the Assyrian when he invades our land and marches into our borders.8

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    • e 5:6 - Or "crush"
    • f 5:6 - Or "Nimrod in its gates"
      7 The remnant9 of Jacob will be in the midst of many peoples like dew10 from the LORD, like showers on the grass,11 which do not wait for man or linger for mankind.

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