Exodus 14:11-12

11They a  said to Moses, “Is it because there are no graves in Egypt that you have taken us away to die in the wilderness? What have you done to us in bringing us out of Egypt? 12Is not this what b  we said to you in Egypt: ‘Leave us alone that we may serve the Egyptians’? For it would have been better for us to serve the Egyptians than to die in the wilderness.”

Exodus 16:3

3and the people of Israel said to them, c  Would that we had died by the hand of the  Lord in the land of Egypt, d  when we sat by the meat pots and ate bread to the full, for you have brought us out into this wilderness to kill this whole assembly with hunger.”

Exodus 17:2

2 e  Therefore the people quarreled with Moses and said, “Give us water to drink.” And Moses said to them, “Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you f  test the  Lord?”

Exodus 32:1

The Golden Calf

1When the people saw that Moses g  delayed to come down from the mountain, the people gathered themselves together to Aaron and said to him, h  Up, make us gods who shall i  go before us. As for this Moses, the man who brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him.”

Numbers 14:2-4

2And all the people of Israel j  grumbled against Moses and Aaron. The whole congregation said to them, “Would that we had died in the land of Egypt! Or k  would that we had died in this wilderness! 3Why is the  Lord bringing us into this land, to fall by the sword? l  Our wives and our little ones will become a prey. Would it not be better for us to go back to Egypt?” 4And they said to one another, m  “Let us choose a leader and n  go back to Egypt.”

Numbers 16:2-3

2And they rose up before Moses, with a number of the people of Israel, 250 chiefs of the congregation, chosen from the assembly, well-known men. 3 o  They assembled themselves together against Moses and against Aaron and said to them, p  “You have gone too far! For q  all in the congregation are holy, every one of them, and the  Lord is among them. Why then do you exalt yourselves above the assembly of the  Lord?”

Numbers 16:41

41But on the next day all the congregation of the people of Israel r  grumbled against Moses and against Aaron, saying, “You have killed the people of the  Lord.”

Deuteronomy 9:24

24 s  You have been rebellious against the  Lord from the day that I knew you.

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