The following is the message 1 which God revealed to Habakkuk the prophet: 2
The Lord told Gad, David’s prophet, 1
1 This is a message about Babylon that God revealed to Isaiah son of Amoz: 2
When David got up the next morning, the Lord had already spoken 1 to Gad the prophet, David’s seer:
The godly 1 will rejoice when they see vengeance carried out; they will bathe their feet in the blood of the wicked.
Here is the message about Judah and Jerusalem 1 that was revealed to Isaiah son of Amoz. 2
You have heard; now look at all the evidence! 1 Will you not admit that what I say is true? 2 From this point on I am announcing to you new events that are previously unrevealed and you do not know about. 3
While I was watching, that horn began to wage war against the holy ones and was defeating 1 them,
“Then I kept on watching because of the arrogant words of the horn that was speaking. I was watching 1 until the beast was killed and its body destroyed and thrown into 2 the flaming fire.
You are to sanctify the breast of the wave offering and the thigh of the contribution, 1 which were waved and lifted up as a contribution from the ram of consecration, from what belongs to Aaron and to his sons.
All these were the sons of Heman, the king’s prophet. God had promised him these sons in order to make him prestigious. 1 God gave Heman fourteen sons and three daughters.
and Maaseiah son of Baruch, the son of Col-Hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, from the descendants of Shelah. 1
Here is the message about Judah and Jerusalem 1 that was revealed to Isaiah son of Amoz during the time when Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah reigned over Judah. 2
“Take note, son of man, the house of Israel is saying, ‘The vision that he sees is for distant days; he is prophesying about the far future.’
“You, O king, were watching as a great statue – one 1 of impressive size and extraordinary brightness – was standing before you. Its appearance caused alarm.
You were watching as 1 a stone was cut out, 2 but not by human hands. It struck the statue on its iron and clay feet, breaking them in pieces.
Here are the visions of my mind 1 while I was on my bed. While I was watching, there was a tree in the middle of the land. 2 It was enormously tall. 3
While I was watching in my mind’s visions 1 on my bed, a holy sentinel 2 came down from heaven.
In the first 1 year of King Belshazzar of Babylon, Daniel had 2 a dream filled with visions 3 while he was lying on his bed. Then he wrote down the dream in summary fashion. 4
Daniel explained: 1 “I was watching in my vision during the night as 2 the four winds of the sky 3 were stirring up the great sea. 4