The earth has yielded its harvest [in evidence of God's approval]; God, even our own God, will bless us.
God will bless us, and all the ends of the earth shall reverently fear Him.
For You, Lord, will bless the [uncompromisingly] righteous [him who is upright and in right standing with You]; as with a shield You will surround him with goodwill (pleasure and favor).
The curse of the Lord is in and on the house of the wicked, but He declares blessed (joyful and favored with blessings) the home of the just and consistently righteous.
Blessings are upon the head of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.
For You send blessings of good things to meet him; You set a crown of pure gold on his head.
For You make him to be blessed and a blessing forever; You make him exceedingly glad with the joy of Your presence.
When Balaam saw that it pleased the Lord to bless Israel, he did not go as he had done each time before [superstitiously] to meet with omens and signs in the natural world, but he set his face toward the wilderness or desert.
And I know that when I do come to you, I shall come in the abundant blessing of the Gospel of Christ.
1 Peter 3:9
Never return evil for evil or insult for insult (scolding, tongue-lashing, berating), but on the contrary blessing [praying for their welfare, happiness, and protection, and truly pitying and loving them]. For know that to this you have been called, that you may yourselves inherit a blessing [from God -- "that you may obtain a blessing as heirs, bringing welfare and happiness and protection].
And God said to Balaam, You shall not go with them; you shall not curse the people, for they are blessed.
He blesses them also, so that they are multiplied greatly, and allows not their cattle to decrease.
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.
But when the goodness and loving-kindness of God our Savior to man [as man] appeared,
For the soil which has drunk the rain that repeatedly falls upon it and produces vegetation useful to those for whose benefit it is cultivated partakes of a blessing from God.
They shall not labor in vain or bring forth [children] for sudden terror or calamity; for they shall be the descendants of the blessed of the Lord, and their offspring with them.