Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron: and the whole congregation said unto them, Would God that we had died in the land of Egypt! or would God we had died in this wilderness!

Bible References


Numbers 14:28
Say to them, As I live, says LORD, surely as ye have spoken in my ears, so will I do to you.
Numbers 11:15
And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favor in thy sight, and let me not see my wretchedness.
1 Kings 19:4
But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree. And he requested for himself that he might die, and said, It is enough, now, O LORD, take away my life, for I am no better than my
Job 3:11
Why did I not die from the womb? Why did I not give up the spirit when my mother bore me?
Job 7:15
so that my soul chooses strangling and death rather than [these] my bones.
Jonah 4:3
Therefore now, O LORD, I beseech thee, take my life from me, for it is better for me to die than to live.

General references

Exodus 15:24
And the people murmured against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
Numbers 12:13
And Moses cried to LORD, saying, Heal her, O God, I beseech thee.
Numbers 32:8
Thus did your fathers when I sent them from Kadesh-barnea to see the land.
Deuteronomy 1:26
Yet ye would not go up, but rebelled against the commandment of LORD your God.
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 to this day, in that they have forsaken me, and served other gods, so do they also to thee.