Habakkuk 2:11

11 The stones of the wall will cry out, and the beams of the woodwork will echo it.

Habakkuk 2:11 in Other Translations

KJV
11 For the stone shall cry out of the wall, and the beam out of the timber shall answer it.
ESV
11 For the stone will cry out from the wall, and the beam from the woodwork respond.
NLT
11 The very stones in the walls cry out against you, and the beams in the ceilings echo the complaint.
MSG
11 The bricks of your house will speak up and accuse you. The woodwork will step forward with evidence.
CSB
11 For the stones will cry out from the wall, and the rafters will answer them from the woodwork.

Habakkuk 2:11 In-Context

9 “Woe to him who builds his house by unjust gain, setting his nest on high to escape the clutches of ruin!
10 You have plotted the ruin of many peoples, shaming your own house and forfeiting your life.
11 The stones of the wall will cry out, and the beams of the woodwork will echo it.
12 “Woe to him who builds a city with bloodshed and establishes a town by injustice!
13 Has not the LORD Almighty determined that the people’s labor is only fuel for the fire, that the nations exhaust themselves for nothing?

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Joshua 24:27; Zechariah 5:4; Luke 19:40
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