Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when Pharaoh had let the people go, God did not lead them by the way of the land of the Philistines, even though it was near; for God said, “
The people might change their minds when they see war, and return to Egypt.”
As for Me, behold,
I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians so that they will go in after them; and I will be honored through Pharaoh and all his army, through his chariots and his horsemen.
Then Moses led Israel from the Red Sea, and they went out into the wilderness of Shur; and they went three days in the wilderness and found no water.
I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.