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11 (A)Then Moses raised the stick and struck the rock twice with it, and a great stream of water gushed out, and all the people and animals drank.

12 But the Lord reprimanded Moses and Aaron. He said, “Because you did not have enough faith to acknowledge my holy power before the people of Israel, you will not lead them into the land that I promised to give them.”

13 This happened at Meribah,[a] where the people of Israel complained against the Lord and where he showed them that he is holy.

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  1. Numbers 20:13 This name in Hebrew means “complaining.”

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