Parallel Verses

World English Bible

You drench its furrows. You level its ridges. You soften it with showers. You bless it with a crop.

New American Standard Bible

You water its furrows abundantly, You settle its ridges, You soften it with showers, You bless its growth.

King James Version

Thou waterest the ridges thereof abundantly: thou settlest the furrows thereof: thou makest it soft with showers: thou blessest the springing thereof.

Holman Bible

You soften it with showers and bless its growth,
soaking its furrows and leveling its ridges.

International Standard Version

You fill the furrows of the field with water so that their ridges overflow. You soften them with rain showers; their sprouts you have blessed.

A Conservative Version

Thou water its furrows abundantly. Thou settle the ridges of it. Thou make it soft with showers. Thou bless the springing of it.

American Standard Version

Thou waterest its furrows abundantly; Thou settlest the ridges thereof: Thou makest it soft with showers; Thou blessest the springing thereof.

Amplified

You water the field's furrows abundantly, You settle the ridges of it; You make the soil soft with showers, blessing the sprouting of its vegetation.

Bible in Basic English

You make the ploughed lands full of water; you make smooth the slopes: you make the earth soft with showers, sending your blessing on its growth.

Darby Translation

Thou dost satiate its furrows, thou smoothest its clods, thou makest it soft with showers; thou blessest the springing thereof.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou givest its furrows to drink to the full: thou wilt cause its incisions to flow down in showers: thou wilt bless its springing up.

King James 2000

You water its ridges abundantly: you settle its furrows: you make it soft with showers: you bless its growth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You drench its furrows, penetrating its ridges. With rains you soften it; its growth you bless.

Modern King James verseion

You fill its terraces with water; You deepen its furrows; You make it soft with showers; You bless the sprouting of it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou waterest her furrows, thou breakest the hard clots thereof, thou makest it soft with the drops of rain, and blessest the increase of it.

NET Bible

You saturate its furrows, and soak its plowed ground. With rain showers you soften its soil, and make its crops grow.

New Heart English Bible

You drench its furrows. You level its ridges. You soften it with showers. You bless it with a crop.

The Emphasized Bible

The ridges thereof, drenching, Settling the furrows thereof, With myriad drops, dost thou soften it, The sprouting thereof, doth thou bless.

Webster

Thou waterest the ridges of it abundantly: thou settlest the furrows of it: thou makest it soft with showers: thou blessest the springing of it.

Youngs Literal Translation

Its ridges have been filled, Deepened hath been its furrow, With showers Thou dost soften it, Its springing up Thou blessest.

References

Easton

Hastings

Watsons

Verse Info

Context Readings

God's Care For The Earth

9 You visit the earth, and water it. You greatly enrich it. The river of God is full of water. You provide them grain, for so you have ordained it. 10 You drench its furrows. You level its ridges. You soften it with showers. You bless it with a crop. 11 You crown the year with your bounty. Your carts overflow with abundance.


Cross References

Psalm 147:8

who covers the sky with clouds, who prepares rain for the earth, who makes grass grow on the mountains.

Deuteronomy 32:2

My doctrine shall drop as the rain. My speech shall condense as the dew, as the small rain on the tender grass, as the showers on the herb.

1 Corinthians 3:6-7

I planted. Apollos watered. But God gave the increase.

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