Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You shed abroad a plentiful rain, O God;
You confirmed Your inheritance when it was parched.

King James Version

Thou, O God, didst send a plentiful rain, whereby thou didst confirm thine inheritance, when it was weary.

Holman Bible

You, God, showered abundant rain;
You revived Your inheritance when it languished.

International Standard Version

God, you poured out abundant rain on your inheritance. When Israel was weary, you sustained her.

A Conservative Version

Thou, O God, sent a plentiful rain. Thou confirmed thine inheritance when it was weary.

American Standard Version

Thou, O God, didst send a plentiful rain, Thou didst confirm thine inheritance, when it was weary.

Amplified


You, O God, sent abroad plentiful rain;
You confirmed Your inheritance when it was parched and weary.

Bible in Basic English

You, O God, did freely send the rain, giving strength to the weariness of your heritage.

Darby Translation

Thou, O God, didst pour a plentiful rain upon thine inheritance, and when it was weary thou strengthenedst it.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt scatter a rain of abundance, O God, to thine inheritance, and being weary thou didst make it firm.

King James 2000

You, O God, did send a plentiful rain, by which you did confirm your inheritance, when it was weary.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You caused abundant rain to fall, O God. When your inheritance was weary you revived it.

Modern King James verseion

You, O God, sent a plentiful rain, by which You upheld Your inheritance when it was weary.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou, O God sendest a gracious rain upon thine inheritance, and refreshest it when it is dry.

NET Bible

O God, you cause abundant showers to fall on your chosen people. When they are tired, you sustain them,

New Heart English Bible

You, God, sent a plentiful rain. You confirmed your inheritance, when it was weary.

The Emphasized Bible

A bounteous rain, dost thou shed abroad, O God, upon thine inheritance, When exhausted, thou thyself, hast supported it:

Webster

Thou, O God, didst send a plentiful rain, by which thou didst confirm thy inheritance, when it was weary.

World English Bible

You, God, sent a plentiful rain. You confirmed your inheritance, when it was weary.

Youngs Literal Translation

A shower of free-will gifts thou shakest out, O God. Thine inheritance, when it hath been weary, Thou hast established it.

References

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

8 The earth quaked;
The heavens also dropped rain at the presence of God;
Sinai itself quaked at the presence of God, the God of Israel.
9 You shed abroad a plentiful rain, O God;
You confirmed Your inheritance when it was parched.
10 Your creatures settled in it;
You provided in Your goodness for the poor, O God.


Cross References

Ezekiel 34:26

I will make them and the places around My hill a blessing. And I will cause showers to come down in their season; they will be showers of blessing.

Deuteronomy 11:10-12

For the land, into which you are entering to possess it, is not like the land of Egypt from which you came, where you used to sow your seed and water it with your foot like a vegetable garden.

Deuteronomy 11:14

that He will give the rain for your land in its season, the early and late rain, that you may gather in your grain and your new wine and your oil.

Psalm 65:9-13

You visit the earth and cause it to overflow;
You greatly enrich it;
The stream of God is full of water;
You prepare their grain, for thus You prepare the earth.

Psalm 77:16-17

The waters saw You, O God;
The waters saw You, they were in anguish;
The deeps also trembled.

Psalm 78:24-27

He rained down manna upon them to eat
And gave them food from heaven.

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