1 Give ear, O my people, to my teaching; incline your
ears to the words of my mouth.
2 I will open
my mouth in a parable; I will utter dark sayings from of old,
3 things that
we have heard and known, that our ancestors have told us.
4 We will not
hide them from their children; we will tell to the coming generation
the glorious deeds of the Lord, and his might, and the wonders that
he has done.
12 In the sight
of their ancestors he worked marvels in the land of Egypt, in the
fields of Zoan.
13 He divided
the sea and let them pass through it, and made the waters stand
like a heap.
14 In the daytime
he led them with a cloud, and all night long with a fiery light.
15 He split rocks
open in the wilderness, and gave them drink abundantly as from the
16 He made streams
come out of the rock, and caused waters to flow down like rivers.