12 “Woe to him who builds a city with bloodshed and establishes a town by injustice!

Read Habakkuk 2:12 Using Other Translations

Woe to him that buildeth a town with blood, and stablisheth a city by iniquity!
"Woe to him who builds a town with blood and founds a city on iniquity!
“What sorrow awaits you who build cities with money gained through murder and corruption!