Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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?

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The people

Exodus 5:21
And they will say to them, Jehovah will look upon you and will judge, because ye made our odor hateful in the eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes of his servants, to give a sword into their hand to kill us.
Exodus 14:11
And they will say to Moses, Because no tombs are in Egypt, didst thou take us to die in the desert? what this thou didst to us to bring us forth out of Egypt?
Exodus 15:24
And the people will murmur against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
Exodus 16:2
And all the assembly of the sons of Israel will murmur against Moses and against Aaron in the desert
Numbers 11:4
And the scraped together which in its midst will long a longing; and the sons of Israel also will turn back and weep, and they will say, Who will feed us with flesh?
Numbers 14:2
And all the children of Israel will murmur against Moses, and against Aaron; and all the assembly will say to them, Would we died in the land of Egypt! or in this desert would that we died!
Numbers 20:3
And they will contend with Moses, and will speak, saying, Would that we died in the dying of our brethren before Jehovah!
Numbers 21:5
And the people will speak against God, and against Moses, For what brought ye us up from Egypt to die in the desert? for no bread, and no water; and our soul loathed upon this light bread.

Give us

Genesis 30:1
And Rachel will see that she shall not bring forth to Jacob, and Rachel will envy her sister, and will say to Jacob, Give me sons, and if not, I die.
1 Samuel 8:6
And the word will be evil in the eyes of Samuel when they said, Give to us a king to judge us: and Samuel will pray to Jehovah.
Luke 15:12
And the younger of them said to the father, Father, give me the portion of property falling. And he divided to them the property.


Exodus 17:7
And he will call the name of the place, Temptation, and Strife, for the contention of the sons of Israel, and because they tempted Jehovah, saying, Is Jehovah in the midst of us or not?
Exodus 16:2
And all the assembly of the sons of Israel will murmur against Moses and against Aaron in the desert
Numbers 14:22
For all the men having seen my glory and my signs which I did in Egypt and in the desert, and they will try me this ten times, they heard not to my voice.
Deuteronomy 6:16
Ye shall not try Jehovah your God, as ye tempted in Massah.
Psalm 78:18
And they will tempt God in their heart to ask food for their soul.
Psalm 95:9
When your fathers tempted me, they proved me; also they saw my works.
Psalm 106:14
And they will desire a desire in the desert, and they will tempt God in the waste.
Isaiah 7:12
And Ahaz will say, I will not ask and I will not tempt Jehovah.
Malachi 3:15
And now we pronounce the proud happy; also they working injustice were built up; also they tried Jehovah and they will be delivered.
Matthew 4:7
Jesus said to him, Again has it been written, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
Matthew 16:1
And the Pharisees and Sadducees having come, tempting, asked him to shew them a sign from heaven.
Luke 4:12
And Jesus having answered said to him, That it has been said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
Acts 5:9
And Peter said to her, For what was it agreed by you to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them having interred thy husband at the door, and they shall carry thee out.
Acts 15:10
Now therefore why tempt ye God, to put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?
1 Corinthians 10:9
Neither should we tempt Christ, as also some of them tempted, and were destroyed by serpents.
Hebrews 3:9
Where your fathers tried me, proved me, and saw my works forty years.

General references

1 Samuel 8:8
According to all the works which they did from the day I brought them up out of Egypt, and even to this day, and they will forsake me and serve other gods, so they do also to thee.