Habakkuk 3:1-7 NAS

God's Deliverance of His People

1 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet, according to aShigionoth.

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    • ‡ 3:1 - I.e. a highly emotional poetic form
      2 LORD, I have 1heard bthe report about You and cI 2fear. O LORD, 3revive 4Your work in the midst of the years, In the midst of the years make it known; In wrath remember d5mercy.

      References for Habakkuk 3:2

        • ˆ 3:2 - Or "Your report"
        • ‰ 3:2 - Or "I stand in awe of Your work, O LORD"; In the midst of the years revive it,"
        • Š 3:2 - Or "compassion"
          3 God comes from 6Teman, And the Holy One from Mount 7Paran. Selah. His 8splendor covers the heavens, And the 9earth is full of His praise.

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          4 His 10radiance is like the sunlight; He has rays flashing from His hand, And there is the hiding of His 11power.

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          5 Before Him goes 12pestilence, And 13plague comes eafter Him.

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          6 He stood and surveyed the earth; He looked and 14startled the nations. Yes, the perpetual mountains were shattered, The ancient hills fcollapsed. His ways are 15everlasting.

          References for Habakkuk 3:6

            • Œ 3:6 - Lit "bowed;" or "sank down"
              7 I saw the tents of Cushan under 16distress, The tent curtains of the land of 17Midian were trembling.

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