Bible: Exodus 15
The Song of Triumph
the horse and its rider 6 he has thrown into the sea.
and he has become my salvation.
This is my God, and I will praise him, 9
my father’s God, and I will exalt him.
15:4 The chariots of Pharaoh 12 and his army he has thrown into the sea,
15:5 The depths have covered them, 15
they went down to the bottom 16 like a stone.
15:6 Your right hand, O
your right hand, O
those who rise up against you. 20
it consumed them 23 like stubble.
15:8 By the blast of your nostrils 24 the waters were piled up,
the flowing water stood upright like a heap, 25
and the deep waters were solidified in the heart of the sea.
15:9 The enemy said, ‘I will chase, 26 I will overtake,
I will divide the spoil;
my desire 27 will be satisfied on them.
They sank 32 like lead in the mighty waters.
Who is like you? – majestic in holiness, fearful in praises, 35 working wonders?
15:12 You stretched out your right hand,
the earth swallowed them. 36
you will guide 39 them by your strength to your holy dwelling place.
15:14 The nations will hear 40 and tremble;
15:15 Then the chiefs of Edom will be terrified, 43
trembling will seize 44 the leaders of Moab,
and the inhabitants of Canaan will shake.
until 49 your people pass by, O
until the people whom you have bought 50 pass by.
in the place you made 53 for your residence, O Lord,
the sanctuary, O
15:19 For the horses of Pharaoh came with his chariots and his footmen into the sea,
but the Israelites walked on dry land in the middle of the sea.”
15:20 Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a hand-drum in her hand, and all the women went out after her with hand-drums and with dances. 54 15:21 Miriam sang in response 55 to them, “Sing to the
The Bitter Water
Then Moses led Israel to journey 58 away from the Red Sea. They went out to the Desert of Shur, walked for three days 59 into the desert, and found no water. 15:23 Then they came to Marah, 60 but they were not able to drink 61 the waters of Marah, because 62 they were bitter. 63 (That is 64 why its name was 65 Marah.)
15:24 So the people murmured 66 against Moses, saying, “What can 67 we drink?” 15:25 He cried out to the
15:27 Then they came to Elim, 81 where there were twelve wells of water and seventy palm trees, and they camped there by the water.