1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 The Israelites come to Sin. 2 They murmur for want of bread. 4 God promiseth them bread from heaven. 11 Quails are sent, 14 and manna. 16 The ordering of manna. 25 It was not to be found on the Sabbath. 32 An omer of it is preserved.
16:1 ¶ Then moved they on from Elim, and all the assembly of the sons of Israel entered into the desert of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month, by their coming forth out of the land of Egypt.
16:2 Then did all the assembly of the sons of Israel murmur against Moses and against Aaron, in the desert;
16:3 and the sons of Israel said unto themOh that we had died by the hand of Yahweh, in the land of Egypt, when we remained by the pot of flesh, when we did eat bread to the full,for ye have brought us forth into this desert, to cause all this multitude to die by famine.
16:4 Then said Yahweh unto Moses, Behold me! raining down for you bread out of heaven,and the people shall go out and gather, the portion for a day, on its day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in my law, or not.
16:5 And it shall come to pass, on the sixth day, that they shall settle what they shall bring in,and it shall be twice as much as they gather day by day.
16:8 And Moses saidIn that Yahweh giveth you in the evening flesh to eat, and bread in the morning, to the full, in that Yahweh heareth your murmurings, wherewith, ye, are murmuring against him, what then are, we? Not against us, do ye murmur, but against Yahweh.
16:12 I have heard the murmurings of the sons of Israel,speak unto them, sayingBetween the two evenings, shall ye eat flesh, and, in the morning, shall ye be filled with bread,so shall ye know that, I Yahweh, am your God.
16:13 ¶ And it came to pass, in the evening, that there came up quail, and covered the camp,and in the morning was the outpouring of dew, round about the camp;
16:14 and, when the outpouring of dew went up, then lo! on the face of the desert, a thin flake, thin as hoar-frost, on the earth.
16:16 This, is the thing which Yahweh hath commanded, Gather ye thereof, each man, what he needeth for eating,an omer a head, by the number of your souls, each manfor them who are in his tent, shall ye take.
16:17 And the sons of Israel did so,and gathered, [some] more, and [some] less;
16:18 and, when they measured it with the omer, he who had gathered more had nothing over, and, he who had gathered less, had no lack: each man, what he needed for eating, did they gather.
16:19 And Moses said unto them,Let, no man, leave thereof, until morning.
16:20 But they hearkened not unto Moses, but certain men left thereof until morning, and it swarmed with worms, and become loathsome,and Moses was wroth with them.
16:21 Thus then they gathered it, morning by morning, each man what he needed for eating, and, as soon as the sun waxed hot, so soon it melted.
16:22 ¶ And it came to pass, on the sixth day, that they gathered food twice as much, two omers for each one,so all the princes of the assembly came in, and told Moses.
16:23 And he said unto themThat, is what Yahweh spake. The observance of a holy sabbath to Yahweh, is tomorrow,what ye would bake, bake, and, what ye would boil, boil, and, all that is left over, put by you, to keep until the morning.
16:24 So they put it by until the morning, as Moses had commanded,and it gave no unpleasant odour, neither was there, a worm, therein.
16:26 Six days, shall ye gather it,but, on the seventh day, a sabbath, it shall not be therein.
16:27 And it came to pass, on the seventh day, that there went forth some of the people to gather,but they found not.
16:29 See, because, Yahweh, hath given you the sabbath, for this cause, is, he, giving you, on the sixth day, food for two days,abide ye every man in his place, let no man go forth from his dwelling, on the seventh day.
16:30 So the people rested on the seventh day.
16:31 And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna,and, the same, was like coriander seed, white, and, the taste thereof, like flat-cake with honey.
16:32 ¶ And Moses saidThis, is the thing which Yahweh hath commanded, Fill an omer therefrom, as a thing to be preserved, to your generations,that they may see the bread wherewith I fed you, in the desert, when I brought you forth, out of the land of Egypt.
16:35 And, the sons of Israel, did eat the manna forty years, until they entered into the land wherein they were to dwell,the manna, they did eat until they entered into the bounds of the land of Canaan.
16:36 Now, an omer, is, the tenth of the ephah.
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