Parallel Bible results for Habakkuk 1:1-4; Habakkuk 1:2

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Habakkuk 1:1-4

CEB 1 The oracle that Habakkuk the prophet saw. NRS 1 The oracle that the prophet Habakkuk saw. CEB 2 LORD, how long will I call for help and you not listen? I cry out to you, "Violence!" but you don't deliver us. NRS 2 O Lord, how long shall I cry for help, and you will not listen? Or cry to you "Violence!" and you will not save? CEB 3 Why do you show me injustice and look at anguish so that devastation and violence are before me? There is strife, and conflict abounds. NRS 3 Why do you make me see wrongdoing and look at trouble? Destruction and violence are before me; strife and contention arise. CEB 4 The Instruction is ineffective. Justice does not endure because the wicked surround the righteous. Justice becomes warped. NRS 4 So the law becomes slack and justice never prevails. The wicked surround the righteous— therefore judgment comes forth perverted.

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Habakkuk 1:2

CEB 2 LORD, how long will I call for help and you not listen? I cry out to you, "Violence!" but you don't deliver us. NRS 2 O Lord, how long shall I cry for help, and you will not listen? Or cry to you "Violence!" and you will not save?