Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the house of Israel
rebelled against Me in the wilderness. They did not walk in My statutes and they rejected My ordinances, by which, if a man observes them, he will live; and My sabbaths they greatly profaned. Then I resolved to pour out My wrath on them in the wilderness, to annihilate them.
Then the Lord spoke to Moses, “Go
down at once, for your people, whom you brought up from the land of Egypt, have corrupted themselves.
So He gave them their request,
sent a wasting disease among them.
1 Corinthians 10:5
Nevertheless, with most of them God was not well-pleased; for
they were laid low in the wilderness.