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Micah 6:16

16  For ||the statutes of zOmri are kept,

And all the works of the house of aAhab,

And ye walk in their counsels;

That I should make thee ba ||desolation,

And the inhabitants thereof can hissing:

Therefore ye shall bear dthe reproach of my people.

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Micah 6:16 — The New International Version (NIV)

16 You have observed the statutes of Omri

and all the practices of Ahab’s house;

you have followed their traditions.

Therefore I will give you over to ruin

and your people to derision;

you will bear the scorn of the nations.”

Micah 6:16 — English Standard Version (ESV)

16 For you have kept the statutes of Omri,

and all the works of the house of Ahab;

and you have walked in their counsels,

that I may make you a desolation, and your inhabitants a hissing;

so you shall bear the scorn of my people.”

Micah 6:16 — New Living Translation (NLT)

16 You keep only the laws of evil King Omri;

you follow only the example of wicked King Ahab!

Therefore, I will make an example of you,

bringing you to complete ruin.

You will be treated with contempt,

mocked by all who see you.”

Micah 6:16 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

16 For the statutes of Omri are kept;

All the works of Ahab’s house are done;

And you walk in their counsels,

That I may make you a desolation,

And your inhabitants a hissing.

Therefore you shall bear the reproach of My people.”

Micah 6:16 — New Century Version (NCV)

16 This is because you obey the laws of King Omri

and do all the things that Ahab’s family does;

you follow their advice.

So I will let you be destroyed.

The people in your city will be laughed at,

and other nations will make fun of you.

Micah 6:16 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

16 For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab, and ye walk in their counsels; that I may make thee a desolation, and the inhabitants thereof a hissing: and ye shall bear the reproach of my people.

Micah 6:16 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

16 For the statutes of Omri are kept, and all the works of the house of Ahab; and ye walk in their counsels: that I should make thee a desolation, and the inhabitants thereof a hissing; and ye shall bear the reproach of my people.

Micah 6:16 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

16 You have kept Omri’s laws

and all the practices of the descendants of Ahab,

and you have followed their advice.

That is why I will ruin you.

Your people will be ridiculed.

You will bear the disgrace of my people.”

Micah 6:16 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

16 The statutes of Omri

and all the practices of Ahab’s house

have been observed;

you have followed their policies.

Therefore, I will make you a desolate place

and the city’s residents an object of contempt;

you will bear the scorn of My people.”

Micah 6:16 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 For you have kept the statutes of Omri

and all the works of the house of Ahab,

and you have followed their counsels.

Therefore I will make you a desolation, and your inhabitants an object of hissing;

so you shall bear the scorn of my people.

Micah 6:16 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

16 For you have observed the regulations of Omri

and all the works of the house of Ahab.

And you have walked in their counsels,

so that I am making you a desolation

and your inhabitants an object of scorn.

So you will bear the scorn of my people.

Micah 6:16 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

16 You have followed the evil practices

of King Omri of Israel.

You have done what the family

of King Ahab did.

You have followed their bad example.

So I will let you be destroyed.

Others will make fun of you.

The nations will laugh at you.”

Micah 6:16 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

16 “The statutes of Omri

And all the works of the house of Ahab are observed;

And in their devices you walk.

Therefore I will give you up for destruction

And your inhabitants for derision,

And you will bear the reproach of My people.”