When Israel went out from Egypt, the house of Jacob from a people of strange language, 2 Judah became God's a Or forever, a rightful king by my edict sanctuary, Israel his dominion.3
The sea looked and fled; Jordan turned back. 4 The mountains skipped like rams, the hills like lambs.5
Why is it, O sea, that you flee? O Jordan, that you turn back? 6 O mountains, that you skip like rams? O hills, like lambs?7
Tremble, O earth, at the presence of the LORD, at the presence of the God of Jacob, 8 who turns the rock into a pool of water, the flint into a spring of water.
c Or forever, a rightful king by my edict