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Habakkuk 1:16-17

New American Standard Bible

Chapter 1

16 Therefore they offer a sacrifice to their net And burn incense to their fishing net, Because through these things their catch is large, And their food is plentiful. 17 Will they therefore empty their net, And continually slay nations without sparing?
King James Version

Chapter 1

16 Therefore they sacrifice unto their net, and burn incense unto their drag; because by them their portion is fat, and their meat plenteous. 17 Shall they therefore empty their net, and not spare continually to slay the nations?
Christian Standard Bible

Chapter 1

16 That is why they sacrifice to their dragnet and burn incense to their fishing net, for by these things their portion is rich and their food plentiful. 17 Will they therefore empty their net and continually slaughter nations without mercy?
New Living Translation

Chapter 1

16 Then they will worship their nets and burn incense in front of them. 'These nets are the gods who have made us rich!' they will claim. 17 Will you let them get away with this forever? Will they succeed forever in their heartless conquests?
English Standard Version

Chapter 1

16 Therefore he sacrifices to his net and makes offerings to his dragnet; for by them he lives in luxury, and his food is rich. 17 Is he then to keep on emptying his net and mercilessly killing nations forever?
New International Version

Chapter 1

16 Therefore he sacrifices to his net and burns incense to his dragnet, for by his net he lives in luxury and enjoys the choicest food. 17 Is he to keep on emptying his net, destroying nations without mercy?