So MosesbroughtIsrael from the Redsea, and they went out into the wilderness of Shur; and they wentthreedays in the wilderness, and found no water.23
And when they came to Marah,a they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was calledMarah.24
And the peoplemurmured against Moses,saying , What shall we drink ?
And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORDshewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet : there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them,
And said , If thou wilt diligentlyhearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.
And they came to Elim, where were twelvewells of water, and threescore and ten palm trees: and they encamped there by the waters.