Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore the people did chide with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why chide ye with me? wherefore do ye tempt the LORD?

General references

Bible References

The people

Exodus 5:21
and they said unto them, Jehovah look upon you, and judge: because ye have made our savor to be abhorred in the eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes of his servants, to put a sword in their hand to slay us.
Exodus 14:11
And they said unto Moses, Because there were no graves in Egypt, hast thou taken us away to die in the wilderness? wherefore hast thou dealt thus with us, to bring us forth out of Egypt?
Exodus 15:24
And the people murmured against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
Exodus 16:2
And the whole congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron in the wilderness:
Numbers 11:4
And the mixed multitude that was among them lusted exceedingly: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat?
Numbers 14:2
And all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron: and the whole congregation said unto them, Would that we had died in the land of Egypt! or would that we had died in this wilderness!
Numbers 20:3
And the people strove with Moses, and spake, saying, Would that we had died when our brethren died before Jehovah!
Numbers 21:5
And the people spake against God, and against Moses, Wherefore have ye brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? for there is no bread, and there is no water; and our soul loatheth this light bread.

Give us

Genesis 30:1
And when Rachel saw that she bare Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister; and she said unto Jacob, Give me children, or else I die.
1 Samuel 8:6
But the thing displeased Samuel, when they said, Give us a king to judge us. And Samuel prayed unto Jehovah.
Luke 15:12
and the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of thy'substance that falleth to me. And he divided unto them his living.

Wherefore

Exodus 17:7
And he called the name of the place Massah, and Meribah, because of the striving of the children of Israel, and because they tempted Jehovah, saying, Is Jehovah among us, or not?
Exodus 16:2
And the whole congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron in the wilderness:
Numbers 14:22
because all those men that have seen my glory, and my signs, which I wrought in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have tempted me these ten times, and have not hearkened to my voice;
Deuteronomy 6:16
Ye shall not tempt Jehovah your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.
Psalm 78:18
And they tempted God in their heart By asking food according to their desire.
Psalm 95:9
When your fathers tempted me, Proved me, and saw my work.
Psalm 106:14
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.
Isaiah 7:12
But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt Jehovah.
Malachi 3:15
And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness are built up; yea, they tempt God, and escape.
Matthew 4:7
Jesus said unto him, Again it is written, Thou shalt not make trial of the Lord thy God.
Matthew 16:1
And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and trying him asked him to show them a sign from heaven.
Luke 4:12
And Jesus answering said unto him, It is said, Thou shalt not make trial of the Lord thy God.
Acts 5:9
But Peter'said unto her, How is it that ye have agreed together to try the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them that have buried thy husband are at the door, and they shall carry thee out.
Acts 15:10
Now therefore why make ye trial of God, that ye should put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?
1 Corinthians 10:9
Neither let us make trial of the Lord, as some of them made trial, and perished by the serpents.
Hebrews 3:9
Where your fathers tried me by proving me, And saw my works forty years.

General references

1 Samuel 8:8
According to all the works which they have done since the day that I brought them up out of Egypt even unto this day, in that they have forsaken me, and served other gods, so do they also unto thee.

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