New International Version
In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.
King James Bible
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.
Darby Bible Translation
And they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.
World English Bible
but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.
Young's Literal Translation
And they lust greatly in a wilderness, And try God in a desert.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They soon forgat his works - Three days afterwards, at the waters of Marah, Exodus 15:24.
They waited not for his counsel - They were impatient, and would not wait till God should in his own way fulfll his own designs.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
lusted exceedingly. Heb. lusted a lust, tempted
LibraryJune the Twelfth Waiting for the Spectacular
"The waves covered their enemies.... Then believed they His words." --PSALM cvi. 1-12. Their faith was born in a great emergency. A spectacular deliverance was needed to implant their trust in the Lord. They found no witness in the quiet daily providence; the unobtrusive miracle of daily mercy did not awake their song. They dwelt upon the "special" blessing, when all the time the really special blessing was to be found in the sleepless care which watched over them in their ordinary and commonplace …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
Sin: Its Spring-Head, Stream, and Sea
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The Second Commandment
1 Corinthians 10:6
Now these things occurred as examples to keep us from setting our hearts on evil things as they did.
1 Corinthians 10:9
We should not test Christ, as some of them did--and were killed by snakes.
So they quarreled with Moses and said, "Give us water to drink." Moses replied, "Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you put the LORD to the test?"
The rabble with them began to crave other food, and again the Israelites started wailing and said, "If only we had meat to eat!
They willfully put God to the test by demanding the food they craved.
How often they rebelled against him in the wilderness and grieved him in the wasteland!
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