Psalm 65:7-8

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Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people.
They also that dwell in the uttermost parts are afraid at thy tokens: thou makest the outgoings of the morning and evening to rejoice.


You silence the roaring of the seas,
    the roaring of their waves,
    the tumult of the peoples.
Those who live at earth’s farthest bounds are awed by your signs;
you make the gateways of the morning and the evening shout for joy.

New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

JPS Tanakh

who stills the raging seas, the raging waves,
and tumultuous peoples.
Those who live at the ends of the earth are awed by Your signs;
You make the lands of sunrise and sunset shout for joy.

A Creation Record

See The Primal Sea and Appropriation of ANE mythology.

Note that the previous verse celebrates the time when the Creator set the mountains in place.