1 When Israel came out of Egypt the household of Jacob from a people of foreign speech 2 Judah became his sanctuary and Israel his place of dominion.
3 The sea saw this and fled, the Jordan River ran backwards, 4 the mountains skipped like rams, and the hills like lambs. 5 What happened to you, sea, that you fled? Jordan, that you ran backwards? 6 Mountains, that you skipped like rams? And you hills, that you skipped like lambs?