May this water1 that brings a curse2 enter your body so that your abdomen swells and your thigh wastes away. " " 'Then the woman is to say, "Amen. So be it.3"
References for Numbers 5:22
" 'The priest is to write these curses on a scroll4 and then wash them off into the bitter water.
References for Numbers 5:23
He shall have the woman drink the bitter water that brings a curse, and this water will enter her and cause bitter suffering.
The priest is to take from her hands the grain offering for jealousy, wave it before the LORD 5 and bring it to the altar.
References for Numbers 5:25
The priest is then to take a handful of the grain offering as a memorial offering6 and burn it on the altar; after that, he is to have the woman drink the water.
References for Numbers 5:26
If she has defiled herself and been unfaithful to her husband, then when she is made to drink the water that brings a curse, it will go into her and cause bitter suffering; her abdomen will swell and her thigh waste away, and she will become accursed7 among her people.
References for Numbers 5:27