Habakkuk 1:11

“Then shall his mind change, and he shall pass over, and offend, imputing this his power unto his god.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then shall his minde change, and he shall passe ouer, and offend, imputing this his power vnto his God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then they will sweep through {like} the wind and pass on. But they will be held guilty, They whose strength is their god."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then shall he sweep by `as' a wind, and shall pass over, and be guilty, `even' he whose might is his god.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then his purpose will be changed, over-stepping the limit; he will make his strength his god.
- Basic English Bible

Then will his mind change, and he will pass on, and become guilty: this his power is become his God.
- Darby Bible

Then shall his mind change, and he shall pass over, and offend, imputing this his power to his god.
- Webster's Bible

Then he sweeps by like the wind, and goes on. He is indeed guilty, whose strength is his god."
- World English Bible

Then passed on hath the spirit, Yea, he doth transgress, And doth ascribe this his power to his god.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then their spirit doth pass over and transgress, and they become guilty: even they who impute their might unto their god.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Habakkuk 1

  • Adele Dodd
    Could this be talking about Is is and Isil. Are Syrians part of Isis' work.
  • Bruce
    The Chaldeans are the Germans they started WW1 and WW2 and will start WW3. They slay nations, God uses them to correct nations Israel, US and Britain. They have forsaken his Law.
  • Barbara Baute
    I have see in this Chapter that God want us to be ready to come into the wisdom and to know their are so many people today need to get to know him and call upon the Lord and be save he love us.
  • Steven Stueber for verse 5
    What Time Is it GOD S TIME CLOCK says It s Time to Repent
    Gods way is how he does things He is not blind to what happen around him, just wait and see God is reading each of us thought's as we read these chapter and what we think God dont need us to think for him and what he should or not do.
  • Maureen
    every wicked soul shall be destructed as the lorddislikes oppression and likes justice this words really touch my soul praise I GIVE PRAISE TO THE LORD OUR HEAVENLY FATHER

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