Amplified Bible, Classic Edition
7 I [Habakkuk, in vision] saw the tents of Cushan [probably Ethiopia] in affliction; the [tent] curtains of the land of Midian trembled.
8 Were You displeased with the rivers, O Lord? Or was Your anger against the rivers [You divided]? Was Your wrath against the [Red] Sea, that You rode [before] upon Your horses and Your chariots of victory and deliverance?
9 Your bow was made quite bare; sworn to the tribes [of Israel] by Your sure word were the rods of chastisement, scourges, and calamities. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! With rivers You cleaved the earth [bringing forth waters in dry places].(A)Read full chapter
New International Version
8 Were you angry with the rivers,(C) Lord?
Was your wrath against the streams?
Did you rage against the sea(D)
when you rode your horses
and your chariots to victory?(E)
9 You uncovered your bow,
you called for many arrows.(F)
You split the earth with rivers;