Habakkuk 3:11

“The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of thine arrows they went, and at the shining of thy glittering spear.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Sunne and Moone stood still in their habitation: at the light of thine arrowes they went, and at the shining of thy glittering speare.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Sun {and} moon stood in their places; They went away at the light of Your arrows, At the radiance of Your gleaming spear.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The sun and moon stood still in their habitation, At the light of thine arrows as they went, At the shining of thy glittering spear.
- American Standard Version (1901)

At the light of your arrows they went away, at the shining of your polished spear.
- Basic English Bible

The sun [and] moon stood still in their habitation, At the light of thine arrows which shot forth, -- At the shining of thy glittering spear.
- Darby Bible

The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of thy arrows they went, and at the shining of thy glittering spear.
- Webster's Bible

The sun and moon stood still in the sky, at the light of your arrows as they went, at the shining of your glittering spear.
- World English Bible

Sun -- moon -- hath stood -- a habitation, At the light thine arrows go on, At the brightness, the glittering of thy spear.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The sun and moon stand still in their habitation; at the light of Thine arrows as they go, at the shining of Thy glittering spear.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Habakkuk 3:11


3:11 Stood still - At the prayer of Joshua. In the light - Which was most miraculously continued.


Discussion for Habakkuk 3:11

  • Jacqueline for verse 11
    I'm not sure, but I had a vision about this very scripture. A Chief on a
    horse shooting arrows with light, and the spear as shining.

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