Psalm 114 NLT

1 When the Israelites escaped from Egypt -- when the family of Jacob left that foreign land --
2 the land of Judah became God's sanctuary, and Israel became his kingdom.
3 The Red Sea a saw them coming and hurried out of their way! The water of the Jordan River turned away.

References for Psalms 114:3

    • ¼ 114:3 - Hebrew <I>the sea;</I> also in 114:5.
      4 The mountains skipped like rams, the little hills like lambs!
      5 What's wrong, Red Sea, that made you hurry out of their way? What happened, Jordan River, that you turned away?
      6 Why, mountains, did you skip like rams? Why, little hills, like lambs?
      7 Tremble, O earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Israel. b

      References for Psalms 114:7

        • ½ 114:7 - Hebrew <I>of Jacob.</I>
          8 He turned the rock into pools of water; yes, springs of water came from solid rock.