2 Chronicles 18:27
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New International Version
Micaiah declared, "If you ever return safely, the LORD has not spoken through me." Then he added, "Mark my words, all you people!"

New Living Translation
But Micaiah replied, "If you return safely, it will mean that the LORD has not spoken through me!" Then he added to those standing around, "Everyone mark my words!"

English Standard Version
And Micaiah said, “If you return in peace, the LORD has not spoken by me.” And he said, “Hear, all you peoples!”

New American Standard Bible
Micaiah said, "If you indeed return safely, the LORD has not spoken by me." And he said, "Listen, all you people."

King James Bible
And Micaiah said, If thou certainly return in peace, then hath not the LORD spoken by me. And he said, Hearken, all ye people.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But Micaiah said, "If you ever return safely, the LORD has not spoken through me." Then he said, "Listen, all you people!"

International Standard Version
"If you return alive," Micaiah responded, "then the LORD has not spoken by me." Then he added, "Listen, everybody!"

NET Bible
Micaiah said, "If you really do return safely, then the LORD has not spoken through me!" Then he added, "Take note, all you people."

New Heart English Bible
Micaiah said, "If you return at all in peace, the LORD has not spoken by me." He said, "Listen, you peoples, all of you."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Micaiah said, "If you really do come back safely, then the LORD wasn't speaking through me. Pay attention to this, everyone!"

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Micaiah said: 'If thou return at all in peace, the LORD hath not spoken by me.' And he said: 'Hear, ye peoples, all of you.'

New American Standard 1977
And Micaiah said, “If you indeed return safely, the LORD has not spoken by me.” And he said, “Listen, all you people.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Micaiah said, If thou certainly return in peace, then the LORD has not spoken by me. And he said, Hearken, all ye peoples.

King James 2000 Bible
And Micaiah said, If you ever return in peace, then has not the LORD spoken by me. And he said, Hearken, all you people.

American King James Version
And Micaiah said, If you certainly return in peace, then has not the LORD spoken by me. And he said, Listen, all you people.

American Standard Version
And Micaiah said, If thou return at all in peace, Jehovah hath not spoken by me. And he said, Hear, ye peoples, all of you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Micheas said: If thou return in peace, the Lord hath not spoken by me. And he said: Hear, all ye people.

Darby Bible Translation
And Micah said, If thou return at all in peace, Jehovah has not spoken by me. And he said, Hearken, O peoples, all of you!

English Revised Version
And Micaiah said, If thou return at all in peace, the LORD hath not spoken by me. And he said, Hear, ye peoples, all of you.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Micaiah said, If thou shalt certainly return in peace, then hath not the LORD spoken by me. And he said, Hearken, all ye people.

World English Bible
Micaiah said, "If you return at all in peace, Yahweh has not spoken by me." He said, "Listen, you peoples, all of you!"

Young's Literal Translation
And Micaiah saith, 'If thou dost certainly return in peace, Jehovah hath not spoken by me;' and he saith, 'Hear ye, O peoples, all of them!'
Study Bible
Micaiah Prophesies against Ahab
26and say, 'Thus says the king, "Put this man in prison and feed him sparingly with bread and water until I return safely."'" 27Micaiah said, "If you indeed return safely, the LORD has not spoken by me." And he said, "Listen, all you people." 28So the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat king of Judah went up against Ramoth-gilead.…
Cross References
2 Chronicles 18:28
So the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat king of Judah went up against Ramoth-gilead.

Micah 1:2
Hear, O peoples, all of you; Listen, O earth and all it contains, And let the Lord GOD be a witness against you, The Lord from His holy temple.
Treasury of Scripture

And Micaiah said, If you certainly return in peace, then has not the LORD spoken by me. And he said, Listen, all you people.

If

Numbers 16:29 If these men die the common death of all men, or if they be visited …

Amos 9:10 All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, which say, The …

Acts 13:10,11 And said, O full of all subtlety and all mischief, you child of the …

hearken

Matthew 13:9 Who has ears to hear, let him hear.

Matthew 15:10 And he called the multitude, and said to them, Hear, and understand:

Mark 7:14 And when he had called all the people to him, he said to them, Listen …

Luke 20:45,46 Then in the audience of all the people he said to his disciples…

(27) And Micaiah said.--Literally as 1Kings 22:28.

If thou certainly return.--"If thou dost return."

And he said--i.e., Micaiah said, turning to the crowd of bystanders, and making them witnesses to his prediction.

Hearken, all ye people.--Rather, Hearken ye, O peoples all! Literally, all of them. The book of the prophet Micah opens with these very words (Micah 1:2). Hitzig thinks they were taken from that passage, and Nldeke, that they "must be and denote an abbreviation of the entire book." (!) Thenius, on the other hand, justly argues that the whole section before us bears indubitable marks of historical truth, and is probably an extract from the history of Jehoshaphat written by Jehu the son of Hanani (2Chronicles 20:34).

Verse 27. - The courage and fidelity of Micaiah, in not deserting either his prophet-message or his prophet-Master, are admirable, and for his determined appeal to all the people, which was made in the very face of the king or kings, see again Micah 1:2. 18:1-34 Jehoshaphat's alliance with Ahab. - This history we read in 1Ki 22. Abundant riches and honour give large opportunities of doing good, but they are attended with many snares and temptations. Men do not know much of the artifices of Satan and the deceitfulness of their own hearts, when they covet riches with the idea of being able to do good with them. What can hurt those whom God will protect? What can shelter those whom God will destroy? Jehoshaphat is safe in his robes, Ahab killed in his armour; for the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong. We should be cautious of entangling ourselves in the worldly undertakings of evil men; and still more we should avoid engaging in their sinful projects. But, when they call upon him, God can and will bring his faithful people out of the difficulties and dangers into which they have sinfully run themselves. He has all hearts in his hand, so that he easily rescues them. Blessed is the man that putteth his trust in the Lord.
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