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Wisdom 11:7
But you gave your people water in greater abundance than they could possibly imagine.
For instead of a fountain of an ever running river, thou gavest human blood to the unjust.
Because those enemies decreed that the babies of your people should be killed, you stirred up the sources of their everflowing river and made it foul with blood. In the desert you let your people go thirsty, to give them a taste of how you had punished their enemies. And then, when they least expected it, you gave them plenty of water.
as a rebuke to the decree for the slaying of infants, You gave them abundant water beyond their hope,
in rebuke for the decree to kill the infants, you gave them abundant water unexpectedly,
in rebuke for the decree to kill the infants, you gave them abundant water unexpectedly,
in rebuke for the decree to kill the infants, you gave them abundant water unexpectedly,
in rebuke for the decree to kill the infants, you gave them abundant water unexpectedly,
in rebuke for the decree to slay the infants, thou gavest them abundant water unexpectedly,
in rebuke for the decree to slay the infants, thou gavest them abundant water unexpectedly,
And when they were made less, in the leading away of young children slain, thou gavest suddenly plenteous water to them; [The which when they were diminished, in the over-leading of the slain little children, thou gave to them abounding water in manner not hoped (for);]
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