The LORD is my strength1 and my song; he has become my salvation.2 He is my God,3 and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt4 him.
The LORD is a warrior;5 the LORD is his name.64
Pharaoh's chariots and his army7 he has hurled into the sea. The best of Pharaoh's officers are drowned in the Red Sea.a5
The deep waters8 have covered them; they sank to the depths like a stone.96
"Your right hand,10 O LORD, was majestic in power. Your right hand,11 O LORD, shattered12 the enemy.
In the greatness of your majesty13 you threw down those who opposed you. You unleashed your burning anger;14 it consumed15 them like stubble.
By the blast of your nostrils16 the waters piled up.17 The surging waters stood firm like a wall;18 the deep waters congealed in the heart of the sea.199
"The enemy boasted, 'I will pursue,20 I will overtake them. I will divide the spoils;21 I will gorge myself on them. I will draw my sword and my hand will destroy them.'
But you blew with your breath,22 and the sea covered them. They sank like lead in the mighty waters.2311
"Who among the gods is like you,24 O LORD? Who is like you--majestic in holiness, awesome in glory, working wonders?
You stretched out25 your right hand and the earth swallowed them.2613
"In your unfailing love you will lead27 the people you have redeemed.28 In your strength you will guide them to your holy dwelling.2914
The nations will hear and tremble;30 anguish31 will grip the people of Philistia.3215
The chiefs33 of Edom34 will be terrified, the leaders of Moab will be seized with trembling,35 the peopleb of Canaan will melt36 away;