For when 41the horses of Pharaoh with his chariots and his horsemen went into the sea, 42the LORD brought back the waters of the sea upon them, but the people of Israel walked on dry ground in the midst of the sea.
Then 43Miriam 44the prophetess, the 45sister of Aaron, took a tambourine in her hand, and 46all the women went out after her with tambourines and dancing.
And Miriam sang to them: 47"Sing to the LORD, for he has triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider he has thrown into the sea."
Then Moses made Israel set out from the Red Sea, and they went into the wilderness of 48Shur. They went three days in the wilderness and found no water.
When they came to 49Marah, they could not drink the water of Marah because it was bitter; therefore it was named Marah.b
And the people 50grumbled against Moses, saying, "What shall we drink?"
And he 51cried to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a log,c and he 52threw it into the water, and the water became sweet. There the LORD d made for them a statute and a rule, and there he 53tested them,
saying, 54"If you will diligently listen to the voice of the LORD your God, and do that which is right in his eyes, and give ear to his commandments and keep all his statutes, I will put none of the 55diseases on you that I put on the Egyptians, for I am the LORD, 56your healer."
Then 57they came to Elim, where there were twelve springs of water and seventy palm trees, and they encamped there by the water.