Micah 7:7
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New Living Translation
As for me, I look to the LORD for help. I wait confidently for God to save me, and my God will certainly hear me.

King James Bible
Therefore I will look unto the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me.

Darby Bible Translation
But as for me, I will look unto Jehovah; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me.

World English Bible
But as for me, I will look to Yahweh. I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me.

Young's Literal Translation
And I -- in Jehovah I do watch, I do wait for the God of my salvation, Hear me doth my God.

Micah 7:7 Parallel
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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

7:7 Therefore - Since all sorts of men are so perfidious. Look - As one set in a watch - tower looks round about, and diligently observes all that stirs, so will the prophet; so did they who in Israel and Judah feared the Lord.

Micah 7:7 Parallel Commentaries

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Hezekiah
In sharp contrast with the reckless rule of Ahaz was the reformation wrought during the prosperous reign of his son. Hezekiah came to the throne determined to do all in his power to save Judah from the fate that was overtaking the northern kingdom. The messages of the prophets offered no encouragement to halfway measures. Only by most decided reformation could be threatened judgments be averted. In the crisis, Hezekiah proved to be a man of opportunity. No sooner had he ascended the throne than he
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

My God Will Hear Me
"Therefore will the Lord wait, that He may be gracious unto you. Blessed are all they that wait for Him. He will be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when He shall hear it, He will answer thee."--ISA. xxx. 18, 19. "The Lord will hear when I call upon Him."--PS. iv. 3. "I have called upon Thee, for Thou wilt hear me, O God!"--PS. xvii. 6. "I will look unto the Lord; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me."--MIC. vii. 7. The power of prayer rests in the faith
Andrew Murray—The Ministry of Intercession

"Peace be unto You"
On reaching Jerusalem the two disciples enter at the eastern gate, which is open at night on festal occasions. The houses are dark and silent, but the travelers make their way through the narrow streets by the light of the rising moon. They go to the upper chamber where Jesus spent the hours of the last evening before His death. Here they know that their brethren are to be found. Late as it is, they know that the disciples will not sleep till they learn for a certainty what has become of the body
Ellen Gould White—The Desire of Ages

The Truth of God
The next attribute is God's truth. A God of truth and without iniquity; just and right is he.' Deut 32:4. For thy mercy is great unto the heavens, and thy truth unto the clouds.' Psa 57:10. Plenteous in truth.' Psa 86:15. I. God is the truth. He is true in a physical sense; true in his being: he has a real subsistence, and gives a being to others. He is true in a moral sense; he is true sine errore, without errors; et sine fallacia, without deceit. God is prima veritas, the pattern and prototype
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
Genesis 49:18
I trust in you for salvation, O LORD!

Psalm 4:3
You can be sure of this: The LORD set apart the godly for himself. The LORD will answer when I call to him.

Psalm 130:5
I am counting on the LORD; yes, I am counting on him. I have put my hope in his word.

Isaiah 17:7
Then at last the people will look to their Creator and turn their eyes to the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 25:9
In that day the people will proclaim, "This is our God! We trusted in him, and he saved us! This is the LORD, in whom we trusted. Let us rejoice in the salvation he brings!"

Isaiah 45:22
Let all the world look to me for salvation! For I am God; there is no other.

Daniel 3:17
If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God whom we serve is able to save us. He will rescue us from your power, Your Majesty.

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