Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

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 shook, the heavens also dropped rain at the presence of God: even Sinai itself was moved at the presence of God, the God of Israel. 9 You, O God, did send a plentiful rain, by which you did confirm your inheritance, when it was weary. 10 Your congregation has dwelt therein: you, O God, have provided of your goodness for the poor.


Cross References

Ezekiel 34:26

And I will make them and the places round about my hill a blessing; and I will cause the showers to come down in their season; there shall be showers of blessing.

Deuteronomy 11:10-12

For the land, where you go in to possess it, is not as the land of Egypt, from where you came out, where you sowed your seed, and watered it with your foot, as a garden of herbs:

Deuteronomy 11:14

That I will give you the rain of your land in its due season, the first rain and the latter rain, that you may gather in your grain, and your wine, and your oil.

Psalm 65:9-13

You visit the earth, and water it: you greatly enrich it with the river of God, which is full of water: you prepare them grain, when you have so provided for it.

Psalm 77:16-17

The waters saw you, O God, the waters saw you; they were afraid: the depths also were troubled.

Psalm 78:24-27

And had rained down manna upon them to eat, and had given them of the grain of heaven.

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