Habakkuk 3:1-9 NIV

Habakkuk's Prayer

1 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet. On "shigionoth".a1

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    • a 3:1 - Probably a literary or musical term
      2 LORD, I have heard2 of your fame; I stand in awe3 of your deeds, O LORD.4 Renew5 them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy.6

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      3 God came from Teman,7 the Holy One8 from Mount Paran.9 "Selah"b His glory covered the heavens10 and his praise filled the earth.11

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        • b 3:3 - A word of uncertain meaning; possibly a musical term; also in verses 9 and 13
          4 His splendor was like the sunrise;12 rays flashed from his hand, where his power13 was hidden.

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          5 Plague14 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 crumbled15 and the age-old hills16 collapsed.17 His ways are eternal.18

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          7 I saw the tents of Cushan in distress, the dwellings of Midian19 in anguish.20

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          8 Were you angry with the rivers,21 O LORD? Was your wrath against the streams? Did you rage against the sea22 when you rode with your horses and your victorious chariots?23

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          9 You uncovered your bow, you called for many arrows.24 "Selah" You split the earth with rivers;

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