And Moses made Israel to pull out from the Sea of Reeds. And they went out into the wilderness of Shur. And they went into the wilderness three days, and did not find water.
And they came to Marah. And they were not able to drink water from Marah, for it was bitter. Therefore, one called its name Marah.
And the people murmured against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
And he cried to Jehovah, and Jehovah showed him a tree. And he threw it into the water, and the water became sweet. He made a statute and an ordinance for them there, and He tested them there.
And He said, If you carefully listen to the voice of Jehovah your God, and do what is right in His eyes, and you give ear to His commandments, and keep all His statutes, I will not put on you all the diseases which I have put on Egypt; for I am Jehovah your Healer.
And they came to Elim. And there were twelve springs of water and seventy palm trees. And they camped by the waters.