Habakkuk 1 - Interlinear Bible


Chaldeans Used to Punish Judah

ayib'N;h q.WQ;b]x h'z'x r,v]a a'F;M;h
2 How long, O LORD, will I call for help, And You will not hear ? I cry out to You, "Violence !" Yet You do not save.
q;[.z,a ['m.vit a{l.w yiT.[]Wiv h'wh.y h'n'a -d;[ ? ;[yivw{t a{l.w s'm'x '$y,lea
3 Why do You make me see iniquity, And cause me to look on wickedness ? Yes, destruction and violence are before me; Strife exists and contention arises.
s'm'x.w d{v.w jyiB;T l'm'[.w !,w'a yinea.r;t h'M'l ? a'FIy !w{d'm.W byir yih.y;w yiD.g,n.l
x;c,n'l aecey -a{l.w h'rw{T g.Wp'T !eK -l;[ ? !eK -l;[ qyiD;C;h -t,a ryiT.k;m ['v'r yiK j'P.vim ? l'QU[.m j'P.vim aecey
5 " Look among the nations ! Observe ! Be astonished ! Wonder ! Because I am doing something in your days - You would not believe if you were told.
l;[{p -yiK .Wh'm.T .Wh.M;Tih.w .WjyiB;h.w ~Iyw{G;b .Wa.r ? r'PUs.y yiK .Wnyim]a;t a{l ~,kyemyiB le[{P
6 "For behold, I am raising up the Chaldeans, That fierce and impetuous people Who march throughout the earth To seize dwelling places which are not theirs.
r;M;h yw{G;h ~yiD.f;K;h -t,a ~yiqem yin.nih -yiK ? tw{n'K.vim t,v,r'l #,r,a -yeb]x.r,m.l .$elw{h;h r'h.miN;h.w ? w{l -a{L
7 "They are dreaded and feared ; Their justice and authority originate with themselves.
w{tea.f.W w{j'P.vim .WN,Mim a.Wh a'rw{n.w ~{y'a ? aecey
8 "Their horses are swifter than leopards And keener than wolves in the evening. Their horsemen come galloping, Their horsemen come from afar ; They fly like an eagle swooping down to devour.
b,r,[ yebea.Zim .WD;x.w wy's.Ws ~yirem.Nim .WL;q.w ? .WpU['y .Wa{b'y qw{x'rem wy'v'r'p.W wy'v'r'P .Wv'p.W ? lw{k/a,l v'x r,v,n.K
9 "All of them come for violence. Their horde of faces moves forward. They collect captives like sand.
10 "They mock at kings And rulers are a laughing matter to them. They laugh at every fortress And heap up rubble to capture it.
w{l q'x.fim ~yin.z{r.w s'L;q.tIy ~yik'l.M;B a.Wh.w ? H'd.K.liY;w r'p'[ r{B.ciY;w q'x.fIy r'c.bim -l'k.l a.Wh
11 "Then they will sweep through like the wind and pass on. But they will be held guilty, They whose strength is their god."
w{h{lael w{x{k .Wz ~ev'a.w r{b][;Y;w ;x.Wr @;l'x z'a
12 Are You not from everlasting, O LORD, my God, my Holy One ? We will not die. You, O LORD, have appointed them to judge ; And You, O Rock, have established them to correct.
a{l yiv{d.q y;h{l/a h'wh.y ~,d,Qim h'T;a aw{l]h ? ;xyikw{h.l r.Wc.w w{T.m;f j'P.vim.l h'wh.y t.Wm'n ? w{T.d;s.y
13 Your eyes are too pure to approve evil, And You can not look on wickedness with favor. Why do You look with favor On those who deal treacherously ? Why are You silent when the wicked swallow up Those more righteous than they?
l'm'[ -l,a jyiB;h.w ['r tw{a.rem ~Iy;nye[ rw{h.j ? [;L;b.B vyir]x;T ~yid.gw{B jyiB;t h'M'l l'k.Wt a{l ? .WN,Mim qyiD;c ['v'r
14 Why have You made men like the fish of the sea, Like creeping things without a ruler over them?
lev{m -a{l f,m,r.K ~'Y;h yeg.diK ~'d'a h,f][;T;w ? w{B
15 The Chaldeans bring all of them up with a hook, Drag them away with their net, And gather them together in their fishing net. Therefore * they rejoice and are glad.
.Whep.s;a;y.w w{m.r,x.b .Wher{g.y h'l][eh h'K;x.B h{LUK ? lyig'y.w x;m.fIy !eK -l;[ w{T.r;m.kim.B
16 Therefore * they offer a sacrifice to their net And burn incense to their fishing net ; Because through these things their catch is large, And their food is plentiful.
w{T.r;m.kim.l reJ;qyiw w{m.r,x.l ;xeB;z.y !eK -l;[ ? h'air.B w{l'k]a;m.W w{q.l,x !em'v h'Meh'b yiK
~Iyw{G g{r]h;l dyim't.w w{m.r,x qyir'y !eK l;[;h ? lw{m.x;y a{l