Habakkuk 3:1-8 NIV

Habakkuk’s Prayer

1 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet. On shigionoth.a

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    • i 3:1 - Probably a literary or musical term
      2 LORD, I have heard of your fame; I stand in awe of your deeds, LORD. Repeat them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy.

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      3 God came from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran.bHis glory covered the heavens and his praise filled the earth.

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        • j 3:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the middle of verse 9 and at the end of verse 13.
          4 His splendor was like the sunrise; rays flashed from his hand, where his power was hidden.

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          5 Plague went before him; pestilence followed his steps.

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          6 He stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed— but he marches on forever.

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          7 I saw the tents of Cushan in distress, the dwellings of Midian in anguish.

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          8 Were you angry with the rivers, LORD? Was your wrath against the streams? Did you rage against the sea when you rode your horses and your chariots to victory?

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