Evangelical Heritage Version
7 The seers will be ashamed,
and the fortune tellers will hide in disgrace.
They will all cover their mouths,[a]
because there will be no answer from God.
8 I, on the other hand, I am full of power from the Spirit of the Lord,
full of judgment and strength,
to declare Jacob’s sinful rebellion to him
and Israel’s sin to him.
9 Hear this, you heads of the house of Jacob.
Listen attentively, leaders of the house of Israel,
you who have contempt for justice and pervert everything that is right,
- Micah 3:7 Literally their moustache. The precise connotation of this phrase is uncertain.