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Micah 6:13

    Micah 6:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore also will I make thee sick in smiting thee, in making thee desolate because of thy sins.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore also will I make you sick in smiting you, in making you desolate because of your sins.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore I also have smitten thee with a grievous wound; I have made thee desolate because of thy sins.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So I have made a start with your punishment; I have made you waste because of your sins.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore I also have smitten thee with a grievous wound; I have made thee desolate because of thy sins.

    World English Bible

    Therefore I also have struck you with a grievous wound. I have made you desolate because of your sins.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore I also have smitten thee with a grievous wound; I have made thee desolate because of thy sins.

    Clarke's Commentary on Micah 6:13

    Will I make thee sick in smiting thee - Perhaps better, "I also am weary with smiting thee, in making thee desolate for thy sins." They were corrected, but to no purpose; they had stroke upon stroke, but were not amended.

    Barnes' Notes on Micah 6:13

    Therefore also will I-- (Literally, And I too,) that is, this dost thou, and thus will I too do. Pococke: "As thou madest sick the heart of the poor oppressed, so will I, by My grievous and severe punishments, make thee sick," or make thy wound incurable, as in Nahum, "thy wound is grievous," (Nahum 3:19 literally, made sick. In making thee desolate because of thy sins. The heaping up riches shall itself be the cause of thy being waste, deserted, desolate.