Exodus 15 ©
Moses' song. Miriam and the women join in it. The people want water. The waters at Marah are bitter; a tree sweeteneth them. They remove to Elim.
The LORD is bmy strength and song, and he is become my csalvation: he is dmy God, and I will prepare him an ehabitation; my father's God, and I will fexalt him.
iPharaoh's chariots and his host hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea.
sWho is like unto thee, O LORD, among the 2gods? who is like thee, tglorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?
Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallowed them.
Thou shalt ebring them in, and plant them in fthe mountain 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 have established.
¶And when they came to 3Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.
And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a qtree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he rproved them,
And said, sIf thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these tdiseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: ufor I am the LORD that healeth thee.