It is improbable that he meant his order to be literally executed, it is not certain that he knew they had taken the oath of allegiance to him.
But it may perhaps be considered improbable that organs like the wings, having once been lost, should have been reacquired on the large scale suggested by the theory just put forward.
It is not improbable that these chapters are based on an earlier Jewish writing.
It is improbable that much, if any, of these chapters can be ascribed to Micah himself, 4 not only because their contents are so different from his undoubted work (i.-iii.), for which he was subsequently remembered (Jer.