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Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that the plowman shall overtake the reaper, and the treader of grapes him that soweth seed; and the mountains shall drop sweet wine, and all the hills shall melt.

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Bible References


Leviticus 26:5
Threshing season will extend for you until the season for harvesting grapes, and the season for harvesting grapes will extend until sowing season, so you will eat your bread until you are satisfied, and you will live securely in your land.
Ezekiel 36:35
They will say, "This desolate land has become like the garden of Eden; the ruined, desolate, and destroyed cities are now fortified and inhabited."
Hosea 2:21
"At that time, I will willingly respond," declares the Lord. "I will respond to the sky, and the sky will respond to the ground;
John 4:35
Don't you say, 'There are four more months and then comes the harvest?' I tell you, look up and see that the fields are already white for harvest!

The mountains

Isaiah 35:1
Let the desert and dry region be happy; let the wilderness rejoice and bloom like a lily!
Isaiah 55:13
Evergreens will grow in place of thorn bushes, firs will grow in place of nettles; they will be a monument to the Lord, a permanent reminder that will remain.
Joel 3:18
On that day the mountains will drip with sweet wine, and the hills will flow with milk. All the dry stream beds of Judah will flow with water. A spring will flow out from the temple of the Lord, watering the Valley of Acacia Trees.

The hills

Amos 9:5
The sovereign Lord who commands armies will do this. He touches the earth and it dissolves; all who live on it mourn. The whole earth rises like the River Nile, and then grows calm like the Nile in Egypt.
Judges 5:5
The mountains trembled before the Lord, the God of Sinai; before the Lord God of Israel.
Psalm 97:5
The mountains melt like wax before the Lord, before the Lord of the whole earth.

General references

Joel 2:24
The threshing floors are full of grain; the vats overflow with fresh wine and olive oil.

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