Bible Cross References
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Numbers 11:4-9
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There were foreigners traveling with the Israelites. They had a strong craving for meat, and even the Israelites themselves began to complain: "If only we could have some meat!
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In Egypt we used to eat all the fish we wanted, and it cost us nothing. Remember the cucumbers, the watermelons, the leeks, the onions, and the garlic we had?
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But now our strength is gone. There is nothing at all to eat---nothing but this manna day after day!"
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(Manna was like small seeds, whitish yellow in color.
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It fell on the camp at night along with the dew. The next morning the people would go around and gather it, grind it or pound it into flour, and then boil it and make it into flat cakes. It tasted like bread baked with olive oil.)
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(SEE 11:8)
Numbers 11:18-20
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Now tell the people, 'Purify yourselves for tomorrow; you will have meat to eat. The LORD has heard you whining and saying that you wished you had some meat and that you were better off in Egypt. Now the LORD will give you meat, and you will have to eat it.
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You will have to eat it not just for one or two days, or five, or ten, or even twenty days,
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but for a whole month, until it comes out of your ears, until you are sick of it. This will happen because you have rejected the LORD who is here among you and have complained to him that you should never have left Egypt.' "
Numbers 21:5
and spoke against God and Moses. They complained, "Why did you bring us out of Egypt to die in this desert, where there is no food or water? We can't stand any more of this miserable food!"
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Job 6:7
I have no appetite for food like that, and everything I eat makes me sick.
Luke 15:16
He wished he could fill himself with the bean pods the pigs ate, but no one gave him anything to eat.
Luke 15:17
At last he came to his senses and said, 'All my father's hired workers have more than they can eat, and here I am about to starve!
John 6:9
"There is a boy here who has five loaves of barley bread and two fish. But they will certainly not be enough for all these people."