Habakkuk 1:7

“They are terrible and dreadful: their judgment and their dignity shall proceed of themselves.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They are terrible and dreadfull: their iudgement and their dignity shal proceed of themselues.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"They are dreaded and feared; Their justice and authority originate with themselves.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They are terrible and dreadful; their judgment and their dignity proceed from themselves.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They are greatly to be feared: their right comes from themselves.
- Basic English Bible

They are terrible and dreadful: their judgment and their dignity proceed from themselves.
- Darby Bible

They are terrible and dreadful: their judgment and their dignity shall proceed from themselves.
- Webster's Bible

They are feared and dreaded. Their judgment and their dignity proceed from themselves.
- World English Bible

Terrible and fearful it [is], From itself its judgment and its excellency go forth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

They are terrible and dreadful; their law and their majesty proceed from themselves.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Habakkuk 1:7


1:7 Their judgment - The law they observe, is their own will. Their dignity - Their authority is all from themselves, without respect to any other law or rule whatever.


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