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Habakkuk 1:6-11

NIV 6 I am raising up the Babylonians, that ruthless and impetuous people, who sweep across the whole earth to seize dwelling places not their own. NIV 6 I am raising up the Babylonians, that ruthless and impetuous people, who sweep across the whole earth to seize dwelling places not their own. NIV 7 They are a feared and dreaded people; they are a law to themselves and promote their own honor. NIV 7 They are a feared and dreaded people; they are a law to themselves and promote their own honor. NIV 8 Their horses are swifter than leopards, fiercer than wolves at dusk. Their cavalry gallops headlong; their horsemen come from afar. They fly like a vulture swooping to devour; NIV 8 Their horses are swifter than leopards, fiercer than wolves at dusk. Their cavalry gallops headlong; their horsemen come from afar. They fly like a vulture swooping to devour; NIV 9 they all come bent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand. NIV 9 they all come bent on violence. Their hordes advance like a desert wind and gather prisoners like sand. NIV 10 They deride kings and scoff at rulers. They laugh at all fortified cities; they build earthen ramps and capture them. NIV 10 They deride kings and scoff at rulers. They laugh at all fortified cities; they build earthen ramps and capture them. NIV 11 Then they sweep past like the wind and go on-- guilty men, whose own strength is their god." NIV 11 Then they sweep past like the wind and go on-- guilty men, whose own strength is their god."