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

  • Susie Varela
    Versus 5-11 God replies to Habakkuk. I am going to raise up a people worst then what you see now. God gives to him a description of these people: bitter, hasty,
    thieves, dreadful. They have the ability to move very fast through land
  • Susie Varela
    In versus 1-4 Habakkuk is praying to God about the violence
  • 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

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