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If I shut up heaven that there be no rain, or if I command the locusts to devour the land, or if I send pestilence among my people;
If i shut up heaven
If i shut up heaven
2 Chronicles 6:26
When the heavens are shut up, and there is no rain, because they have sinned against thee, if they pray toward this place, and confess thy name, and turn from their sin when thou do afflict them,
and the anger of LORD be kindled against you, and he shut up the heavens, so that there shall be no rain, and the land shall not yield its fruit, and ye perish quickly from off the good land which LORD gives you.
If he passes through, and shuts up, and all to judgment, then who can hinder him?
Behold, he breaks down, and it cannot be built again. He shuts up a man, and there can be no opening.
a fruitful land into a salt desert, for the wickedness of those who dwell therein.
But in truth I say to you, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the sky was shut up for three years and six months, when a great famine occurred on all the land.
And to the agent of the congregation in Philadelphia write, These things says the Holy, the True, he who has the key of David, who opens, and none will shut it except he who opens, and none will open:
These men have authority to shut the sky, so that it may not rain the days of their prophecy. And they have authority over the waters to turn them into blood, and to strike the earth with every plague, as often as they may desire.
Else, if thou refuse to let my people go, behold, tomorrow I will bring locusts into thy border.
He spoke, and the locust came, and the grasshopper, and that without number,
That which the palmer-worm has left the locust has eaten, and that which the locust has left the canker-worm has eaten, and that which the canker-worm has left the caterpillar has eaten.
And I will restore to you the years that the locust, the canker-worm, and the caterpillar, and the palmer-worm has eaten--my great army which I sent among you.
I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a nation greater and mightier than they.
And Moses said to Aaron, Take thy censer, and put fire in it from off the altar, and lay incense on it, and carry it quickly to the congregation, and make atonement for them, for there is wrath gone out from LORD. The plague has be
2 Samuel 24:13
So Gad came to David, and told him, and said to him, Shall seven years of famine come to thee in thy land? Or will thou flee three months before thy foes while they pursue thee? Or shall there be three days' pestilence in thy land?
Or if I send a pestilence into that land, and pour out my wrath upon it in blood, to cut off from it man and beast,