New American Standard Bible
2 Which sends envoys by the sea,
Even in (A)papyrus vessels on the surface of the waters.
Go, swift messengers, to a nation [a](B)tall and smooth,
To a people (C)feared [b]far and wide,
A powerful and oppressive nation
Whose land the rivers divide.
3 (D)All you inhabitants of the world and dwellers on earth,
As soon as a standard is raised on the mountains, (E)you will see it,
And as soon as the trumpet is blown, you will hear it.
4 For thus the Lord has told me,