22 On the sixth day, they gathered twice as much—two omersa for each person—and the leaders of the community came and reported this to Moses.

References for Exodus 16:22

    • ƒ 16:22 - That is, possibly about 6 pounds or about 2.8 kilograms
      23 He said to them, “This is what the LORD commanded: ‘Tomorrow is to be a day of sabbath rest, a holy sabbath to the LORD. So bake what you want to bake and boil what you want to boil. Save whatever is left and keep it until morning.’ ”

      References for Exodus 16:23

      24 So they saved it until morning, as Moses commanded, and it did not stink or get maggots in it.
      25 “Eat it today,” Moses said, “because today is a sabbath to the LORD. You will not find any of it on the ground today.
      26 Six days you are to gather it, but on the seventh day, the Sabbath, there will not be any.”

      References for Exodus 16:26

      27 Nevertheless, some of the people went out on the seventh day to gather it, but they found none.
      28 Then the LORD said to Moses, “How long will youb refuse to keep my commands and my instructions?

      References for Exodus 16:28

      29 Bear in mind that the LORD has given you the Sabbath; that is why on the sixth day he gives you bread for two days. Everyone is to stay where they are on the seventh day; no one is to go out.”
      30 So the people rested on the seventh day.
      31 The people of Israel called the bread manna.c It was white like coriander seed and tasted like wafers made with honey.

      References for Exodus 16:31

        • … 16:31 - "Manna" sounds like the Hebrew for "What is it?" (see verse 15).