Habakkuk 3:1–6

Habakkuk’s Prayer

3 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet. On shigionoth.a l

Lord, I have heardm of your fame;

I stand in awen of your deeds, Lord.o

Repeatp them in our day,

in our time make them known;

in wrath remember mercy.q

God came from Teman,r

the Holy Ones from Mount Paran.b t

His glory covered the heavensu

and his praise filled the earth.v

His splendor was like the sunrise;w

rays flashed from his hand,

where his powerx was hidden.

Plaguey went before him;

pestilence followed his steps.

He stood, and shook the earth;

he looked, and made the nations tremble.

The ancient mountains crumbledz

and the age-old hillsa collapsedb

but he marches on forever.c

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