Habakkuk 3:12

“Thou didst march through the land in indignation, thou didst thresh the heathen in anger.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Habakkuk 3:12

Thou didst march through the land in indignation, thou didst thresh the heathen in anger.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In indignation You marched through the earth; In anger You trampled the nations.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou didst march though the land in indignation; Thou didst thresh the nations in anger.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You went stepping through the land in wrath, crushing the nations in your passion.
- Basic English Bible

Thou didst march through the land in indignation, Thou didst thresh the nations in anger.
- Darby Bible

Thou didst march through the land in indignation, thou didst thresh the heathen in anger.
- Webster's Bible

You marched through the land in wrath. You threshed the nations in anger.
- World English Bible

In indignation Thou dost tread earth, In anger Thou dost thresh nations.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou marchest through the earth in indignation, Thou threshest the nations in anger.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Habakkuk 3:12

Wesley's Notes for Habakkuk 3:12


3:10 Overflowing - The inundation which at that season was wont to be very great in and round Jordan, passed away at the word of God; the waters below flowed, and ran from those above, which stood on a heap to make a path for Israel. The deep - Either the deep channel in which Jordan flowed, or the Red Sea with dreadful roaring parted its waters. Lift up his hands - Its waves which stood on an heap.

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

3:13 With thine anointed - Under the conduct of thine anointed, Joshua, the type of the Messiah. Thou woundest - Gavest a deadly wound to the kings of Canaan. The house of the wicked - The courts of these kings were houses of the vilest wickedness. By discovering - Destroying all from head to foot.

3:14 Villages - All the cities and all the unwalled towns. They - The inhabitants of Canaan. As a whirlwind - With violence invading me on every side. To scatter - To disperse and drive away the Israelites. Their rejoicing - They rejoiced in full confidence of swallowing up Israel unawares.


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