9 Awake, awake,(A) arm(B) of the Lord,
clothe yourself with strength!(C)
Awake, as in days gone by,
as in generations of old.(D)
Was it not you who cut Rahab(E) to pieces,
who pierced that monster(F) through?
3 speak, and say, Thus says the Lord God:
3 Speak to him and say: ‘This is what the Sovereign Lord says: