And with whom was He angry for forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose bodies fell in the wilderness?
your corpses will fall in this wilderness, even all your numbered men, according to your complete number from twenty years old and upward, who have grumbled against Me.
Now I desire to remind you, though you know all things once for all, that the Lord, after saving a people out of the land of Egypt, subsequently destroyed those who did not believe.
Surely all the men who have seen My glory and My signs which I performed in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have put Me to the test these ten times and have not listened to My voice,
But as for you, your corpses will fall in this wilderness.
But among these there was not a man of those who were numbered by Moses and Aaron the priest, who numbered the sons of Israel in the wilderness of Sinai.
Moreover the hand of the Lord was against them, to destroy them from within the camp until they all perished.
Speak, “Thus says the Lord,
‘The corpses of men will fall like dung on the open field,
And like the sheaf after the reaper,
But no one will gather them.’”
For I do not want you to be unaware, brethren, that our fathers were all under the cloud and all passed through the sea;