God showed Paul the apostle “how many things he must suffer” for Christ (Ac 9:16). The apostles work was built upon knowledge of Scripture opened to them to teach others from the Scripture, even in terrible times.
After the Jews rebuilt the walls around Jerusalem their leaders began to rebuilt the walls around the faith of the people. To do this they used their Bible and the assigned their teachers to help them understand.
Micah’s words are true, simple, deep and enduring. Originally applied to the coming Kingdom Age of Christ, but to detach them from this present age is to lose the benefit of its age old messages from God for all.
Christ in You, The Hope of Glory