E X O D U S
Two passages of story are recorded in this
chapter, I. The watering of the host of Israel. 1. In the
wilderness they wanted water, ver.
1. 2. In their want they chided Moses, ver. 2, 3. 3. Moses cried to God,
ver. 4. 4. God ordered him
to smite the rock, and fetch water out of that; Moses did so,
ver. 5, 6. 5. The place
named from it, ver. 7. II.
The defeating of the host of Amalek. 1. The victory obtained by the
prayer of Moses, ver.
8-12. 2. By the sword of Joshua, ver. 13. 3. A record kept of it, ver. 14, 16. And these things
which happened to them are written for our instruction in our
spiritual journey and warfare.