Micah 4:9-13 NIV

9 Why do you now cry aloud-- have you no king?1 Has your counselor perished, that pain seizes you like that of a woman in labor?2

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10 Writhe in agony, O Daughter of Zion, like a woman in labor, for now you must leave the city to camp in the open field. You will go to Babylon;3 there you will be rescued. There the LORD will redeem4 you out of the hand of your enemies.

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11 But now many nations are gathered against you. They say, "Let her be defiled, let our eyes gloat5 over Zion!"

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12 But they do not know the thoughts of the LORD; they do not understand his plan,6 he who gathers them like sheaves to the threshing floor.

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13 "Rise and thresh,7 O Daughter of Zion, for I will give you horns of iron; I will give you hoofs of bronze and you will break to pieces many nations."8 You will devote their ill-gotten gains to the LORD,9 their wealth to the Lord of all the earth.

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