Habakkuk 1:17

“Shall they therefore empty their net, and not spare continually to slay the nations?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Shall they therefore emptie their net, and not spare continually to slay the nations?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Will they therefore empty their net And continually slay nations without sparing?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Shall he therefore empty his net, and spare not to slay the nations continually?
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this cause his net is ever open, and there is no end to his destruction of the nations.
- Basic English Bible

Shall he therefore empty his net, and not spare to slay the nations continually?
- Darby Bible

Shall they therefore empty their net, and not spare continually to slay the nations?
- Webster's Bible

Will he therefore continually empty his net, and kill the nations without mercy?
- World English Bible

Doth he therefore empty his net, And continually to slay nations spare not?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Shall they therefore empty their net, and not spare to slay the nations continually?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Habakkuk 1:17


1:17 Empty their net - As fisher - men empty the full net to fill it again.


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