- Then Moses raised his arm and struck the rock twice with his staff. Water gushed out, and the community and their livestock drank.
- But the LORD said to Moses and Aaron, "Because you did not trust in me enough to honor me as holy in the sight of the Israelites, you will not bring this community into the land I give them."
- These were the waters of Meribah, where the Israelites quarreled with the LORD and where he showed himself holy among them.
- Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom, saying: "This is what your brother Israel says: You know about all the hardships that have come upon us.
- Our forefathers went down into Egypt, and we lived there many years. The Egyptians mistreated us and our fathers,