Then once again I fell prostrate before the LORD for forty days and forty nights; I ate no bread and drank no water, because of all the sin you had committed, doing what was evil in the LORD's sight and so provoking him to anger.
"When I went up on the mountain to receive the tablets of stone, the tablets of the covenant that the LORD had made with you, I stayed on the mountain forty days and forty nights; I ate no bread and drank no water." -
"And rain fell on the earth forty days and forty nights." -
"Moses was there with the LORD forty days and forty nights without eating bread or drinking water. And he wrote on the tablets the words of the covenant-the Ten Commandments." -
"I lay prostrate before the LORD those forty days and forty nights because the LORD had said he would destroy you." -
"At the end of the forty days and forty nights, the LORD gave me the two stone tablets, the tablets of the covenant." -