"Tell the people: 'Consecrate yourselves in preparation for tomorrow, when you will eat meat. The LORD heard you when you wailed, "If only we had meat to eat! We were better off in Egypt!" Now the LORD will give you meat, and you will eat it.
"Where can I get meat for all these people? They keep wailing to me, 'Give us meat to eat!'" -
"Joshua told the people, "Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the LORD will do amazing things among you."" -
""Go, consecrate the people. Tell them, 'Consecrate yourselves in preparation for tomorrow; for this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: That which is devoted is among you, O Israel. You cannot stand against your enemies until you remove it." -
"And the LORD said to Moses, "Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. Have them wash their clothes" -
"But Moses said, "Here I am among six hundred thousand men on foot, and you say, 'I will give them meat to eat for a whole month!'" -