Exodus 15:1 Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song vnto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing vnto the LORD: for he hath triumphed gloriously, the horse and his rider hath he throwen into the Sea. Exodus 15:2 The Lord is my strength and song, and he is become my saluation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation, my fathers God, and I wil exalt him. Exodus 15:3 The LORD [is] a man of warre: the LORD is his Name. Exodus 15:4 Pharaohs charets and his hoste hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captaines also are drowned in the red Sea. Exodus 15:5 The depths haue couered them: they sanke into the bottome as a stone. Exodus 15:6 Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power, thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the enemie. Exodus 15:7 And in the greatnesse of thine excellencie thou hast ouerthrowen them, that rose vp against thee: thou sentest forth thy wrath, [which] consumed them as stubble. Exodus 15:8 And with the blast of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together: the floods stood vpright as an heape, [and] the depths were congealed in the heart of the Sea. Exodus 15:9 The enemie said, I will pursue, I wil ouertake, I wil diuide the spoile: my lust shall be satisfied vpon them: I will draw my sword, mine hand shall destroy them. Exodus 15:10 Thou didst blow with thy wind, the sea couered them, they sanke as lead in the mighty waters. Exodus 15:11 Who [is] like vnto thee, O LORD, amongst the gods? who [is] like thee, glorious in holinesse, fearefull in praises, doing wonders! Exodus 15:12 Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallowed them. Exodus 15:13 Thou in thy mercie hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: thou hast guided [them] in thy strength vnto thy holy habitation. Exodus 15:14 The people shall heare, [and] be afraid: sorrow shall take hold on the inhabitants of Palestina. Exodus 15:15 Then the dukes of Edom shal be amased: the mighty men of Moab trembling shall take hold vpon them: all the inhabitants of Canaan shal melt away. Exodus 15:16 Feare and dread shall fall vpon them, by the greatnesse of thine arme they shall be as still as a stone, till thy people passe ouer, O LORD, till the people passe ouer which thou hast purchased. Exodus 15:17 Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the mountaine of thine inheritance, in the place, O LORD, which [thou] hast made for thee to dwell in, in the Sanctuary, O Lord, [which] thy hands haue established. Exodus 15:18 The LORD shal reigne for euer and euer. Exodus 15:19 For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his charets and with his horsemen into the sea, and the LORD brought againe the waters of the Sea vpon them: But the children of Israel went on drie land in the mids of the sea.
Exodus 15:20 And Miriam the prophetesse the sister of Aaron, tooke a timbrell in her hand, and all the women went out after her, with timbrels & with dances. Exodus 15:21 And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously: the horse and his rider hath he throwen into the sea.
The people want water.
Exodus 15:22 So Moses brought Israel from the red sea, and they went out into the wildernesse of Shur: and they went three dayes in the wildernesse, and found no water.
The waters at Marah are bitter.
Exodus 15:23 And when they came to Marah, they could not drinke of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah. Exodus 15:24 And the people murmured against Moses, saying, What shall wee drinke?
A tree sweeteneth them.
Exodus 15:25 And he cried vnto the LORD: and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when hee had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweete: there he made a statute & an ordinance, and there he proued them, Exodus 15:26 And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt doe that which is right in his sight, and wilt giue eare to his Commandements, and keepe all his Statutes, I will put none of these diseases vpon thee, which I haue brought vpon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.
At Elim are twelve wells, and seventy palm trees.
Exodus 15:27 And they came to Elim: where [were] twelue wels of water, and threescore and ten palme trees, and they encamped there by the waters.