And God afflicted you and made you hunger and fed you the manna…The manna was food from the heavens, spiritual food. The body hungers for physical food and the soul hungers for spiritual food.  Sometimes, when we forget this truth, affliction comes our way and it jolts us into remembering our soul and how hungry it has become. When that happens, God is the One who can feed our hunger God made you hunger and fed you the manna