For I do not want you to be unaware, brethren, that our fathers were all under the cloud and all passed through the sea;
But the sons of Israel walked on dry land through the midst of the sea, and the waters were like a wall to them on their right hand and on their left.
He turned the sea into dry land; They passed through the river on foot; There let us rejoice in Him!
He spread a cloud for a covering, And fire to illumine by night.
The LORD was going before them in a pillar of cloud by day to lead them on the way, and in a pillar of fire by night to give them light, that they might travel by day and by night.
The angel of God, who had been going before the camp of Israel, moved and went behind them; and the pillar of cloud moved from before them and stood behind them.
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Now on the day that the tabernacle was erected the cloud covered the tabernacle, the tent of the testimony, and in the evening it was like the appearance of fire over the tabernacle, until morning.
and they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land. They have heard that You, O LORD, are in the midst of this people, for You, O LORD, are seen eye to eye, while Your cloud stands over them; and You go before them in a pillar of cloud by day and in a pillar of fire by night.
They journeyed from before Hahiroth and passed through the midst of the sea into the wilderness; and they went three days' journey in the wilderness of Etham and camped at Marah.
who goes before you on your way, to seek out a place for you to encamp, in fire by night and cloud by day, to show you the way in which you should go.
"For the LORD your God dried up the waters of the Jordan before you until you had crossed, just as the LORD your God had done to the Red Sea, which He dried up before us until we had crossed;
"You divided the sea before them, So they passed through the midst of the sea on dry ground; And their pursuers You hurled into the depths, Like a stone into raging waters.
You, in Your great compassion, Did not forsake them in the wilderness; The pillar of cloud did not leave them by day, To guide them on their way, Nor the pillar of fire by night, to light for them the way in which they were to go.
The waters saw You, O God; The waters saw You, they were in anguish; The deeps also trembled.
He divided the sea and caused them to pass through, And He made the waters stand up like a heap.
He led them safely, so that they did not fear; But the sea engulfed their enemies.
Our fathers in Egypt did not understand Your wonders; They did not remember Your abundant kindnesses, But rebelled by the sea, at the Red Sea.
The sea looked and fled; The Jordan turned back.
To Him who divided the Red Sea asunder, For His lovingkindness is everlasting,
"And the LORD will continually guide you, And satisfy your desire in scorched places, And give strength to your bones; And you will be like a watered garden, And like a spring of water whose waters do not fail.
"Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you people say that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship."
and he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had while uncircumcised, so that he might be the father of all who believe without being circumcised, that righteousness might be credited to them,
for if God did not spare the natural branches, He will not spare you, either.
Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I do not want you to be unaware.
But if anyone does not recognize this, he is not recognized.
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham's descendants, heirs according to promise.
By faith they passed through the Red Sea as though they were passing through dry land; and the Egyptians, when they attempted it, were drowned.
And I saw something like a sea of glass mixed with fire, and those who had been victorious over the beast and his image and the number of his name, standing on the sea of glass, holding harps of God.