And I will break
the pride of your power; and I will make
your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass:
And thy heaven that [is
] over thy head shall be brass, and the earth that is under thee [shall be
] iron. ... The LORD shall make the rain
of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.
1 Kings 8:35
is shut up, and there is no rain, because they have sinned against thee; if they pray
toward this place, and confess
thy name, and turn
from their sin, when thou afflictest them:
1 Kings 17:1
And Elijah the Tishbite, [who was
] of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, [As
] the LORD God of Israel liveth, before whom
I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain
these years, but according to my word.
The word of the LORD that came to Jeremiah concerning the dearth
. ... And the wild
asses did stand in the high places, they
snuffed up the wind like dragons; their
eyes did fail, because [there was
] no grass.
Therefore will I
return, and take
away my corn in the time thereof, and my wine in the season thereof, and will recover
my wool and my flax [given
] to cover her nakedness.
How do the beasts groan! the herds of cattle are perplexed, because they have no pasture; yea, the flocks of sheep are made desolate. ... The beasts of the field cry
also unto thee: for the rivers
of waters are dried up, and the fire hath devoured the pastures of the wilderness.