New International Version
he rained down manna for the people to eat, he gave them the grain of heaven.
King James Bible
And had rained down manna upon them to eat, and had given them of the corn of heaven.
Darby Bible Translation
And had rained down manna upon them to eat, and had given them the corn of the heavens.
World English Bible
He rained down manna on them to eat, and gave them food from the sky.
Young's Literal Translation
And He raineth on them manna to eat, Yea, corn of heaven He hath given to them.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The corn of heaven - The manna. It fell about their camp in the form of seeds; and as it appeared to come down from the clouds, it was not improperly termed heavenly corn, or heavenly grain, דגן שמים degan shamayim. The word shamayim is frequently taken to express the atmosphere.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the corn of heaven. The manna fell about their camp in the form of seeds; and as it appeared to come down from the clouds, it was not improperly termed degan shamayim, the corn of heaven or heavenly grain.
LibraryMemory, Hope, and Effort
'That they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep His commandments.'--PSALM lxxviii. 7. In its original application this verse is simply a statement of God's purpose in giving to Israel the Law, and such a history of deliverance. The intention was that all future generations might remember what He had done, and be encouraged by the remembrance to hope in Him for the future; and by both memory and hope, be impelled to the discharge of present duty. So, then, the words …
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Our ancestors ate the manna in the wilderness; as it is written: 'He gave them bread from heaven to eat.'"
1 Corinthians 10:3
They all ate the same spiritual food
Then the LORD said to Moses, "I will rain down bread from heaven for you. The people are to go out each day and gather enough for that day. In this way I will test them and see whether they will follow my instructions.
When the dew was gone, thin flakes like frost on the ground appeared on the desert floor.
When the Israelites saw it, they said to each other, "What is it?" For they did not know what it was. Moses said to them, "It is the bread the LORD has given you to eat.
They asked, and he brought them quail; he fed them well with the bread of heaven.
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