Habakkuk 3:19

“The LORD God is my strength, and he will make my feet like hinds' feet, and he will make me to walk upon mine high places. To the chief singer on my stringed instruments.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord God is my strength, and he will make my feet like hindes feet, and he will make me to walke vpon mine high places. To the chiefe singer on my stringed instruments.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The Lord GOD is my strength, And He has made my feet like hinds' {feet,} And makes me walk on my high places. For the choir director, on my stringed instruments.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah, the Lord, is my strength; And he maketh my feet like hinds' `feet', And will make me to walk upon my high places.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord God is my strength, and he makes my feet like roes' feet, guiding me on my high places. For the chief music-maker on corded instruments.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah, the Lord, is my strength, And he maketh my feet like hinds' [feet], And he will make me to walk upon my high places. To the chief Musician. On my stringed instruments.
- Darby Bible

The LORD God is my strength, and he will make my feet like hinds' feet, and he will make me to walk upon my high places. To the chief singer on my stringed instruments.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh, the Lord, is my strength. He makes my feet like deer's feet, and enables me to go in high places. For the music director, on my stringed instruments.
- World English Bible

Jehovah the Lord [is] my strength, And He doth make my feet like hinds, And on my high-places causeth me to tread. To the overseer with my stringed instruments!
- Youngs Literal Bible

God, the Lord, is my strength, and He maketh my feet like hinds' feet, and He maketh me to walk upon my high places. For the Leader. With my string-music.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Habakkuk 3:19


3:19 Like hinds feet - That I may escape to God my refuge. He will make me - To conquer and triumph.


Discussion for Habakkuk 3

  • RON
    FINISHING MY LAST STATEMENT, DOWN IN THE VALLEY IS WHERE THE TALL CORN GROWS. PRAISE GOD FOR HIS ABUNDANT MERCIES.
  • Ron
    WONDERFUL AND UPLIFTING FOR ME. I NEEDED THE REASSURANCE THAT NO MATTER HOW LOW IN THE VALLEY WE MAY BE IN, WHETHER IT IS OUR OWN FAULT OR SOMEONE ELSE HELPED PUT US THERE, IF WE TRUST IN OUR HEAVENLY FATHER, THE HINDS FEET WILL HELP US STAY ON TRACK, AND GET BACK ON THE MOUNTAIN TOP, THANK GOD FOR THE MOUNTAIN BUT ALSO THE VALLEYS, AN OLD SOUTHERN GENTLEMAN SAYING DOWN IN THE VALLEY IS WHERE TA
  • I AM THAT I AM
    This is the end of the Wicked oppressing my people.
  • Eric
    All Glory, Praise, Thanks, and Blessings, to You Michael Isaac, our LORD and Precious Saviour JESUS CHRIST. Thank You GOD. Amen.
  • BSP
    Verses 17 and 18: Even though we may have no food and our livelihood may be affected, if we put our full trust and confidence in Jehovah God, he will supply everything we need and be our salvation.
  • Tsmoke
    Let it be known that the horns coming out of the hands can also mean a glowing, some translations say moses had "horns" when he came down with the commandments but in KJV he came down having a glow upon him and not horns.