Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The people asked, and he brought quails, and satisfied them with the bread of heaven.

Bible References


Psalm 78:18
And in their heart they put God to the test
By asking food according to their desire.
Exodus 16:12
I have heard the grumblings of the sons of Israel; speak to them, saying, ‘At twilight you shall eat meat, and in the morning you shall be filled with bread; and you shall know that I am the Lord your God.’”
Numbers 11:4
The rabble who were among them had greedy desires; and also the sons of Israel wept again and said, “Who will give us meat to eat?


Exodus 16:14
When the layer of dew evaporated, behold, on the surface of the wilderness there was a fine flake-like thing, fine as the frost on the ground.
Numbers 11:7
Now the manna was like coriander seed, and its appearance like that of bdellium.
Deuteronomy 8:3
He humbled you and let you be hungry, and fed you with manna which you did not know, nor did your fathers know, that He might make you understand that man does not live by bread alone, but man lives by everything that proceeds out of the mouth of the Lord.
Joshua 5:12
The manna ceased on the day after they had eaten some of the produce of the land, so that the sons of Israel no longer had manna, but they ate some of the yield of the land of Canaan during that year.
Nehemiah 9:20
You gave Your good Spirit to instruct them,
Your manna You did not withhold from their mouth,
And You gave them water for their thirst.


Psalm 78:23
Yet He commanded the clouds above
And opened the doors of heaven;
John 6:31
Our fathers ate the manna in the wilderness; as it is written, ‘He gave them bread out of heaven to eat.’”

General references

Numbers 11:9
When the dew fell on the camp at night, the manna would fall with it.
Deuteronomy 11:5
and what He did to you in the wilderness until you came to this place;
1 Corinthians 10:3
and all ate the same spiritual food;