Because you have plundered many nations, the remnant of the people will plunder you for your bloodshed against man and your violence against the land and city and all their dwellers.
Cross ReferencesIsaiah 33:1
Woe to you, O destroyer never destroyed, O traitor never betrayed! When you have finished destroying, you will be destroyed. When you have finished betraying, you will be betrayed.
All nations will serve him and his son and grandson, until the time of his own land comes; then many nations and great kings will enslave him.
Line up in formation around Babylon, all you who draw the bow! Shoot at her! Spare no arrows! For she has sinned against the LORD.
For a destroyer is coming against her--against Babylon. Her warriors will be captured, and their bows will be broken, for the LORD is a God of retribution; He will repay in full.
By the vastness of your trade, you were filled with violence, and you sinned. So I drove you in disgrace from the mountain of God, and I banished you, O guardian cherub, from among the fiery stones.
They will not gather wood from the countryside or cut it from the forests, for they will use the weapons for fuel. They will loot those who looted them and plunder those who plundered them, declares the Lord GOD.
For they know not how to do right--declares the LORD--those who store up violence and destruction in their citadels.'"
For the Day of the LORD is near for all the nations. As you have done, it will be done to you; your recompense will return upon your own head.
For your violence against Lebanon will overwhelm you, and the destruction of animals will terrify you, because of the blood of men and violence against lands, cities, and everyone in them.
For this is what the LORD of Hosts says: "After His glory has sent me against the nations that have plundered you--for whoever touches you touches the apple of His eye--
Chapter Outline1. Unto Habakkuk, waiting for an answer, is shown that he must wait by faith.
5. The judgment upon the Chaldean for unsatiableness,
9. for covetousness,
12. for cruelty,
15. for drunkenness,
18. and for idolatry.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Habakkuk 2:10, 17
Isaiah 33:1, 4
Jeremiah 50:10, 37
Jeremiah 51:13, 44, 48, 55, 56
Zechariah 2:8, 9
Jeremiah 50:11, 17, 18, 28, 33, 34
Jeremiah 51:8, 24, 34, 35
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