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For I am about to raise up the Chaldeans,
that bitter, impetuous nation,
marching all over the land,
to seize dwellings not its own.
Dreadful and terrifying,
Its justice and dignity derive from itself.
Its horses are swifter than leopards,
fiercer than wolves at dusk.
Its horsemen come galloping.
Its horsemen are coming from afar.
They fly like a vulture,[a] swooping down to eat.

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  1. Habakkuk 1:8 Or eagle.

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