Habakkuk 1 Commentary

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Habakkuk 1:1

The prophet Habakkuk receives a revelation from God in a vision.

Habakkuk 1:2-4

Habakkuk complains to God as he witnesses wickedness and injustice that remain unpunished in his society.

Habakkuk 1:5-6

The LORD tells Habakkuk that He will use the Chaldeans as His instrument to carry out His judgment on the people of Judah.

Habakkuk 1: 7-11

The LORD proceeds to describe the military strength and pride of the Chaldeans.

Habakkuk 1:12-17

Habakkuk complains to the LORD again. He asks the LORD why He will use the Chaldeans to punish Judah, when they are even more wicked than the people of Judah.