You allowed men to ride over our heads; we passed through fire and water, but you brought us out into a wide open place.
the deep waters!
This is what the Lord says, the one who made a road through the sea, a pathway through the surging waters,
So he is to decontaminate the house with the blood of the bird, the fresh water, the live bird, the piece of cedar wood, the twigs of hyssop, and the scrap of crimson fabric,
for they had not met the Israelites with food
The Lord said to me, “Go and buy some linen shorts
As for your birth, on the day you were born your umbilical cord was not cut, nor were you washed in water;
He must then take the piece of cedar wood, the twigs of hyssop, the scrap of crimson fabric, and the live bird, and dip them in the blood of the slaughtered bird and in the fresh water, and sprinkle the house seven times.
for they did not meet you with food and water on the way as you came from Egypt, and furthermore, they hired