Book Of Exodus

The Song Of The Sea poem, which shows up in the Book of Exodus of the Hebrew Scriptures, at Exodus 15:1-18.The Track of the Sea was reputedly sung by the Israelites after their crossing the Red Sea in safety and security, and also celebrates the devastation of the Egyptian army during the crossing, and also looks forward to the future occupation of Canaan.The poem is consisted of in Jewish prayer publications, and recited everyday in the morning shacharit solutions. The poem additionally comprises the first ode or hymn of the Eastern Orthodox canon, where it is well-known as the Track or Ode of Moses. It is also supplied in the Romale Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, and various other Christian liturgies at the Easter Vigil once the background of salvation is recounted.

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Track Of The Sea

The Song Of The Sea - Publication Of Exodus - English Translation (New International Version)




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1 Then Moses and the Israelites sang this song to the Lord:"I will certainly sing to the Lord,for he is highly exalted.Both steed and driverhe has actually hurled into the sea.2 "The Lord is my strength and also my defense;he has come to be my salvation.He is my God, and also I will certainly praise him,my father"s God, and I will certainly exalt him.3 The Lord is a warrior;the Lord is his name.4 Pharaoh"s chariots and also his armyhe has actually hurled into the sea.The finest of Pharaoh"s officersare drowned in the Red Sea.5 The deep waters have actually covered them;they sank to the depths prefer a stone.6 Your appropriate hand, Lord,was majestic in power.Your best hand also, Lord,shattered the foe.7 "In the greatness of your majestyyou threw down those that opposed you.You unleaburned your burning anger;it consumed them like stubble.8 By the blast of your nostrilsthe waters piled up.The surging waters stood up like a wall;the deep waters congealed in the heart of the sea.9 The foe boasted,"I will certainly seek, I will certainly overtake them.I will divide the spoils;I will certainly gorge myself on them.I will certainly draw my swordand also my hand will certainly destroy them."10 But you blew through your breath,and also the sea extended them.They sank choose leadin the mighty waters.11 Who among the godsis like you, Lord?Who is choose you-majestic in holiness,awesome in glory,working wonders?12 "You stretch out your best hand also,and the earth swenables your adversaries.13 In your unfailing love you will certainly leadthe human being you have reunderstood.In your stamina you will overview themto your holy dwelling.14 The countries will hear and tremble;anguish will certainly grip the human being of Philistia.15 The chiefs of Edom will be terrified,the leaders of Moab will be seized with trembling,the world of Canaan will certainly melt away;16 terror and also dreview will fall on them.By the power of your armthey will certainly be as still as a stone-till your people pass by, Lord,till the world you bought pass by.17 You will bring them in and also plant themon the hill of your inheritance-the area, Lord, you created your dwelling,the sanctuary, Lord, your hands establimelted.18 "The Lord reignsfor ever and also ever before."19 When Pharaoh"s horses, chariots and horsemen got in the sea, the Lord carried the waters of the sea ago over them, however the Israelites walked with the sea on dry ground.20 Then Miriam the prophet, Aaron"s sister, took a timbrel in her hand, and also all the women complied with her, with timbrels and also dancing.21 Miriam sang to them:Sing to the Lord,for he is extremely exalted.Both steed and also driverhe has actually hurled into the sea.
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Text Of The Tune Of The Sea From A Sefer Torah


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