Micah 7:13-20 NIV

13 The earth will become desolate because of its inhabitants, as the result of their deeds.1

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Prayer and Praise

14 Shepherd2 your people with your staff,3 the flock of your inheritance, which lives by itself in a forest, in fertile pasturelands.a4 Let them feed in Bashan5 and Gilead6 as in days long ago.7

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    • a 7:14 - Or "in the middle of Carmel"
      15 "As in the days when you came out of Egypt, I will show them my wonders.8"

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      16 Nations will see and be ashamed,9 deprived of all their power. They will lay their hands on their mouths10 and their ears will become deaf.

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      17 They will lick dust11 like a snake, like creatures that crawl on the ground. They will come trembling12 out of their dens; they will turn in fear13 to the LORD our God and will be afraid of you.

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      18 Who is a God14 like you, who pardons sin15 and forgives16 the transgression of the remnant17 of his inheritance?18 You do not stay angry19 forever but delight to show mercy.20

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      19 You will again have compassion on us; you will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities21 into the depths of the sea.22

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      20 You will be true to Jacob, and show mercy to Abraham,23 as you pledged on oath to our fathers24 in days long ago.25

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