Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Forty years long was I grieved with this generation, and said, It is a people that do err in their heart, and they have not known my ways:
And your sons shall be fed in the desert forty years, and bear your fornications till your carcasses be finished in the desert
And the anger of Jehovah will kindle against Israel, and he will cause them to wander in the desert forty years, till the finishing of all the generation having done evil in the eyes of Jehovah.
And it shall be in the fortieth year, in the eleventh month, in one to the Month, Moses spake to the sons of Israel according to all which Jehovah commanded him to them.
And the days which we came from Kadesh-Barnea till we passed over the valley Zered, thirty and eight years; till all the generation of men of war was finished from the midst of the camp, as Jehovah sware to them.
Where your fathers tried me, proved me, and saw my works forty years.
The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of knowledge: the foolish despised wisdom and instruction.
Thy dwelling is in the midst of deceit; by deceit they refused to know me, says Jehovah.
And this is the judgment, that light has come into the world, and men rather loved darkness than light, for their works were evil.
And as they chose not to have God in knowledge, God delivered them to an adulterated purpose, to do things not fitting;
And they will yet add to sin against him to embitter the Most High in a dry land.