7 They are terrible and fearful: [a]their judgment, and their dignity shall proceed of themselves.
8 Their horses also are swifter than the leopards, and are more fierce than the wolves in the evening: and their horsemen are many: and their horsemen shall come from far: they shall fly as the eagle hasting to meat.
9 They come all to spoil: for their faces shall be an [b]East wind, and they shall gather the captivity [c]as the sand.
Habakkuk 1:7They themselves shall be your judges in this cause, and none shall have authority over them to control them.
Habakkuk 1:9For the Jews most feared this wind, because it destroyed their fruits.
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