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Book of Micah

Book of Micah Chapter 7

Book of Micah Chapter 7 Verses 8, 9, and 10

Book of Micah Chapter 7 Verses 8, 9, and 10. NIV. 8 Do not gloat over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will rise. Though I sit in darkness, the Lord will be my light. 9 Because I have sinned against him, I will bear the Lord’s wrath, until he pleads my case and upholds my cause. He will bring me out into the light; I will see his righteousness. 10 Then my enemy will see it and will be covered with shame, she who said to me, “Where is the Lord your God?” My eyes will see her downfall; even now she will be trampled underfoot like mire in the streets.

John Evelyn's Diary 1688 Apr. 01 Apr 1688. In the morning, the first sermon was by Dr. Stillingfleet (52), Dean of St. Paul's (at Whitehall), on Luke x. 41, 42. The Holy Communion followed, but was so interrupted by the rude breaking in of multitudes zealous to hear the second sermon, to be preached by the Bishop of Bath and Wells (50), that the latter part of that holy office could hardly be heard, or the sacred elements be distributed without great trouble. The Princess being come, he preached on Mich. vii. 8, 9, 10, describing the calamity of the Reformed Church of Judah under the Babylonian persecution, for her sins, and God's delivery of her on her repentance; that as Judah emerged, so should the now Reformed Church, whenever insulted and persecuted. He preached with his accustomed action, zeal, and energy, so that people flocked from all quarters to hear him.

Around 1680 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of her husband Edward Stillingfleet Bishop Worcester 1635-1699 (44)When Dean of St Pauls.

Around 1690 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (56) (attributed). Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop Worcester 1635-1699 (54).