Oh, that you would rend the heavens and come down,
that the mountains would tremble before you! As when fire sets twigs ablaze
and causes water to boil, come down to make your name known to your enemies
and cause the nations to quake before you! For when you did awesome things that we did not expect, you came down, and the mountains trembled before you. Since ancient times no one has heard, no eyes has seen any God besides you, who acts on behalf of those who wait for him.