a teacher of lies, that the maker of his work trusteth therein, to make dumb idols?
 Woe unto him that
saith to the wood, Awake; to the dumb stone, Arise, it shall teach! Behold, it is laid over with gold and
silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.
 But the LORD is in his holy temple: let all the
earth keep silence before him.
 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet upon Shigionoth.
 O LORD, I have heard thy speech, and was
afraid: O LORD, revive thy work in the midst of the years, in the midst of the years make known; in wrath
 God came from Teman, and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah. His glory
covered the heavens, and the earth was full of his praise.
 And his brightness was as the light; he had
horns coming out of his hand: and there was the hiding of his power.
 Before him went the pestilence,
and burning coals went forth at his feet.
 He stood, and measured the earth: he beheld, and drove
asunder the nations; and the everlasting mountains were scattered, the perpetual hills did bow: his ways
 I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction: and the curtains of the land of Midian did tremble.
Was the LORD displeased against the rivers? was thine anger against the rivers? was thy wrath against
the sea, that thou didst ride upon thine horses and thy chariots of salvation?
 Thy bow was made quite
naked, according to the oaths of the tribes, even thy word. Selah. Thou didst cleave the earth with rivers.
The mountains saw thee, and they trembled: the overflowing of the water passed by: the deep uttered his
voice, and lifted up his hands on high.
 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.
 Thou didst march through the
land in indignation, thou didst thresh the heathen in anger.
 Thou wentest forth for the salvation of thy
people, even for salvation with thine anointed; thou woundedst the head out of the house of the wicked,
by discovering the foundation unto the neck. Selah.
 Thou didst strike through with his staves the
head of his villages: they came out as a whirlwind to scatter me: their rejoicing was as to devour the poor
 Thou didst walk through the sea with thine horses, through the heap of great waters.
When I heard, my belly trembled; my lips quivered at the voice: rottenness entered into my bones, and
I trembled in myself, that I might rest in the day of trouble: when he cometh up unto the people, he will
invade them with his troops.
 Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; the
labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat; the flock shall be cut off from the fold,
and there shall be no herd in the stalls:
 Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my
 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.