The People Complain

1 Now the people became like 1those who complain of adversity 2in the hearing of the LORD; and when the LORD heard it, His anger was kindled, and the fire of the LORD burned among them and consumed some of the outskirts of the camp.
2 3The people therefore cried out to Moses, and Moses prayed to the LORD and the fire died out.
3 So the name of that place was called 4Taberah, because the fire of the LORD burned among them.
4 The 5rabble who were among them had greedy desires *; and also the sons of Israel wept again and said, "6Who will give us meat to eat?
5 "7We remember the fish which we used to eat free in Egypt, the cucumbers and the melons and the leeks and the onions and the garlic,