Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass:
2 Samuel 23:4
It is as the light of the morning, when the sun comes up, a morning without clouds; making young grass come to life from the earth
After I had said what was in my mind, they were quiet and let my words go deep into their hearts;
May he come down like rain on the cut grass; like showers watering the earth.
For as the rain comes down, and the snow from heaven, and does not go back again, but gives water to the earth, and makes it fertile, giving seed to the planter, and bread for food;
O Ephraim, what am I to do to you? O Judah, what am I to do to you? For your love is like a morning cloud, and like the dew which goes early away.
I will be as the dew to Israel; he will put out flowers like a lily, and send out his roots like Lebanon.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but God gave the increase.
For a land, drinking in the frequent rain and producing good plants for those for whom it is worked, has a blessing from God:
As the showers
And the rest of Jacob will be among the mass of peoples like dew from the Lord, like showers on the grass, which may not be kept back by man, or be waiting for the sons of men.
Make your request to the Lord for rain in the time of the spring rains, even to the Lord who makes the thunder-flames; and he will give them showers of rain, to every man grass in the field.
When the dew came down on the tents at night, the manna came down with it.