Add parallel Print Page Options

21 Then the men said, “We hope the Lord will punish both of you for making the king and his officials hate us. Now they even have an excuse to kill us.”

The Lord’s Promise to Moses

22 Moses left them and prayed, “Our Lord, why have you brought so much trouble on your people? Is that why you sent me here? 23 Ever since you told me to speak to the king,[a] he has caused nothing but trouble for these people. And you haven’t done a thing to help.”

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 5.23 the king: See the note at 1.11.

Bible Gateway Recommends

The Four Gospels: The Contemporary English Version
The Four Gospels: The Contemporary English Version
Retail: $13.00
Our Price: $11.70
Save: $1.30 (10%)
The Poverty and Justice Bible, CEV
The Poverty and Justice Bible, CEV
Retail: $19.99
Our Price: $16.99
Save: $3.00 (15%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
CEV Challenge Study Bible, Imitation Leather
CEV Challenge Study Bible, Imitation Leather
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $34.99
Save: $15.00 (30%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CEV Children's Bible
CEV Children's Bible
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $26.99
Save: $3.00 (10%)
The WatchWORD Bible New Testament
The WatchWORD Bible New Testament
Retail: $129.00
Our Price: $72.49
Save: $56.51 (44%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CEV New Testament on Audio CD
CEV New Testament on Audio CD
Retail: $12.99
Our Price: $9.99
Save: $3.00 (23%)

Bible Gateway Sponsors