Exodus 15:14
Good News Translation
The nations have heard, and they tremble with fear; the Philistines are seized with terror.

New Revised Standard Version
The peoples heard, they trembled; pangs seized the inhabitants of Philistia.

Contemporary English Version
Nations learned of this and trembled--Philistines shook with horror.

New American Bible
The peoples heard and quaked; anguish gripped the dwellers in Philistia.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Nations rose up, and were angry: sorrows took hold on the inhabitants of Philisthiim.

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Nations rose up, and were angry: sorrows took hold on the inhabitants of Philisthiim.


Numbers 14:14 And the inhabitants of this land, (who have heard that thou, O Lord, art among this people, and art seen face to face, and thy cloud protecteth them, and thou goest before them in a pillar of a cloud by day, and in a pillar of fire by night,)

Numbers 22:5 He sent therefore messengers to Balaam the son of Beor, a soothsayer, who dwelt by the river of the land of the children of Ammon, to call him, and to say: Behold a people is come out of Egypt, that hath covered the face of the earth, sitting over against me.

Deuteronomy 2:4,5 And command thou the people, saying: You shall pass by the borders of your brethren the children of Esau, who dwell in Seir, and they will be afraid of you. . . .

Joshua 2:9,10 I know that the Lord hath given this land to you: for the dread of you is fallen upon us, and all the inhabitants of the land have lost all strength. . . .

Joshua 9:24 They answered: It was told us, thy servants, that the Lord thy God had promised his servant Moses, to give you all the land, and to destroy all the inhabitants thereof. Therefore we feared exceedingly and provided for our lives, compelled by the dread we had of you, and we took this counsel.

Psalm 48:6 Trembling took hold of them. There were pains as of a woman in labour.

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Isaiah 14:29,31 Rejoice not thou, whole Philistia, that the rod of him that struck thee is broken in pieces: for out of the root of the serpent shall come forth a basilisk, and his seed shall swallow the bird. . . .

Moses' Song of Deliverance
13In thy mercy thou hast been a leader to the people which thou hast redeemed: and in thy strength thou hast carried them to thy holy habitation. 14Nations rose up, and were angry: sorrows took hold on the inhabitants of Philisthiim.15Then were the princes of Edom troubled, trembling seized on the stout men of Moab: all the inhabitants of Chanaan became stiff.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 2:25
This day will I begin to send the dread and fear of thee upon the nations that dwell under the whole heaven: that when they hear thy name they may fear and tremble, and be in pain like women in travail.

Joshua 10:2
He was exceedingly afraid. For Gabaon was a great city, and one of the royal cities, and greater than the town of Hai, and all its fighting men were most valiant.

1 Samuel 4:7
And the Philistines were afraid, saying: God is come into the camp. And sighing, they said:

1 Chronicles 14:17
And the name of David became famous in all countries, and the Lord made all nations fear aim.

Isaiah 23:5
When it shall be heard in Egypt, they will be sorry when they shall hear of Tyre:

Ezekiel 32:9
And I shall provoke to anger the heart of many people, when I shall have brought in thy destruction among the nations upon the lands, which thou knowest not.

Habakkuk 3:7
I saw the tents of Ethiopia for their iniquity, the curtains of the land of Madian shall be troubled.

Exodus 15:13
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