and have a strong commitment to justice. 2
This enables me to confront Jacob with its rebellion,
and Israel with its sin. 3
you rulers of the nation 5 of Israel!
You 6 hate justice
and pervert all that is right.
1 sn The prophet Micah speaks here and contrasts himself with the mercenaries just denounced by the
2 tn Heb “am full of power, the Spirit of the
3 tn Heb “to declare to Jacob his rebellion and to Israel his sin.” The words “this enables me” are supplied in the translation for clarification.
4 tn Heb “house.”
5 tn Heb “house.”