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Leviticus 26:4 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— then I will give your rains in their season, and the land shall yield its increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Then I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— then I shall give you rains in their season, so that the land will yield its produce and the trees of the field will bear their fruit.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Then I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit:
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— then I will give your rain in the season thereof, and the land shall yield its produce, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Then will I give your rains in their season,—And the land shall yield her increase, And, the trees of the field, shall yield their fruit.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— then I have given your rains in their season, and the land hath given her produce, and the tree of the field doth give its fruit;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the ground shall bring forth its increase: and the trees shall be filled with fruit.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Then I will giue you raine in due season, and the land shall yeeld her increase, and the trees of the field shall yeeld their fruit.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— then will I give you the rain in its season, and the land shall produce its fruits, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Then I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Then I will give 5414
{5414} Prime
נָתַן
nathan
{naw-than'}
A primitive root; to give, used with great latitude of application (put, make, etc.).
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
you rain 1653
{1653} Prime
גֶּשֶׁם
geshem
{gheh'-shem}
From H1652; a shower.
in due season, 6256
{6256} Prime
עֵת
`eth
{ayth}
From H5703; time, especially (adverbially with preposition) now, when, etc.
and the land 776
{0776} Prime
אֶרֶץ
'erets
{eh'-rets}
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land).
shall yield 5414
{5414} Prime
נָתַן
nathan
{naw-than'}
A primitive root; to give, used with great latitude of application (put, make, etc.).
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
her increase, 2981
{2981} Prime
יְבוּל
y@buwl
{yeb-ool'}
From H2986; produce, that is, a crop or (figuratively) wealth.
and the trees 6086
{6086} Prime
עֵץ
`ets
{ates}
From H6095; a tree (from its firmness); hence wood (plural sticks).
of the field 7704
{7704} Prime
שָׂדֶה
sadeh
{saw-deh'}
From an unused root meaning to spread out; a field (as flat).
shall yield 5414
{5414} Prime
נָתַן
nathan
{naw-than'}
A primitive root; to give, used with great latitude of application (put, make, etc.).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
their fruit. 6529
{6529} Prime
פְּרִי
p@riy
{per-ee'}
From H6509; fruit (literally or figuratively).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Leviticus 26:4

_ _ I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase — Rain seldom fell in Judea except at two seasons — the former rain at the end of autumn, the seedtime; and the latter rain in spring, before the beginning of harvest (Jeremiah 5:24).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Leviticus 26:1-13.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Leviticus 26:4

Rain — Therefore God placed them not in a land where there were such rivers as the Nile, to water it and make it fruitful, but in a land which depended wholly upon the rain of heaven, the key whereof God kept in his own hand, that so he might the more effectually oblige them to obedience, in which their happiness consisted.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Leviticus 26:4

Then I will give you (a) rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.

(a) By promising abundance of earthly things, he stirs the mind to consider the rich treasures of the spiritual blessings.

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Then I:

Deuteronomy 28:12 The LORD shall open unto thee his good treasure, the heaven to give the rain unto thy land in his season, and to bless all the work of thine hand: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow.
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.
Job 5:10 Who giveth rain upon the earth, and sendeth waters upon the fields:
Job 37:11-13 Also by watering he wearieth the thick cloud: he scattereth his bright cloud: ... He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.
Job 38:25-28 Who hath divided a watercourse for the overflowing of waters, or a way for the lightning of thunder; ... Hath the rain a father? or who hath begotten the drops of dew?
Psalms 65:9-13 Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God, [which] is full of water: thou preparest them corn, when thou hast so provided for it. ... The pastures are clothed with flocks; the valleys also are covered over with corn; they shout for joy, they also sing.
Psalms 68:9 Thou, O God, didst send a plentiful rain, whereby thou didst confirm thine inheritance, when it was weary.
Psalms 104:13 He watereth the hills from his chambers: the earth is satisfied with the fruit of thy works.
Isaiah 5:6 And I will lay it waste: it shall not be pruned, nor digged; but there shall come up briers and thorns: I will also command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.
Isaiah 30:23 Then shall he give the rain of thy seed, that thou shalt sow the ground withal; and bread of the increase of the earth, and it shall be fat and plenteous: in that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures.
Jeremiah 14:22 Are there [any] among the vanities of the Gentiles that can cause rain? or can the heavens give showers? [art] not thou he, O LORD our God? therefore we will wait upon thee: for thou hast made all these [things].
Ezekiel 34:26-27 And I will make them and the places round about my hill a blessing; and I will cause the shower to come down in his season; there shall be showers of blessing. ... And the tree of the field shall yield her fruit, and the earth shall yield her increase, and they shall be safe in their land, and shall know that I [am] the LORD, when I have broken the bands of their yoke, and delivered them out of the hand of those that served themselves of them.
Joel 2:23-24 Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in the LORD your God: for he hath given you the former rain moderately, and he will cause to come down for you the rain, the former rain, and the latter rain in the first [month]. ... And the floors shall be full of wheat, and the fats shall overflow with wine and oil.
Amos 4:7-8 And also I have withholden the rain from you, when [there were] yet three months to the harvest: and I caused it to rain upon one city, and caused it not to rain upon another city: one piece was rained upon, and the piece whereupon it rained not withered. ... So two [or] three cities wandered unto one city, to drink water; but they were not satisfied: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.
Matthew 5:45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
Acts 14:17 Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.
James 5:7 Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.
James 5:17-18 Elias was a man subject to like passions as we are, and he prayed earnestly that it might not rain: and it rained not on the earth by the space of three years and six months. ... And he prayed again, and the heaven gave rain, and the earth brought forth her fruit.
Revelation 11:6 These have power to shut heaven, that it rain not in the days of their prophecy: and have power over waters to turn them to blood, and to smite the earth with all plagues, as often as they will.

the land:

Leviticus 25:21 Then I will command my blessing upon you in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth fruit for three years.
Psalms 67:6 [Then] shall the earth yield her increase; [and] God, [even] our own God, shall bless us.
Psalms 85:12 Yea, the LORD shall give [that which is] good; and our land shall yield her increase.
Ezekiel 34:27 And the tree of the field shall yield her fruit, and the earth shall yield her increase, and they shall be safe in their land, and shall know that I [am] the LORD, when I have broken the bands of their yoke, and delivered them out of the hand of those that served themselves of them.
Ezekiel 36:30 And I will multiply the fruit of the tree, and the increase of the field, that ye shall receive no more reproach of famine among the heathen.
Haggai 2:18-19 Consider now from this day and upward, from the four and twentieth day of the ninth [month, even] from the day that the foundation of the LORD'S temple was laid, consider [it]. ... Is the seed yet in the barn? yea, as yet the vine, and the fig tree, and the pomegranate, and the olive tree, hath not brought forth: from this day will I bless [you].
Zechariah 8:12 For the seed [shall be] prosperous; the vine shall give her fruit, and the ground shall give her increase, and the heavens shall give their dew; and I will cause the remnant of this people to possess all these [things].
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Lv 25:21. Dt 28:12. 1K 17:1. Jb 5:10; 37:11; 38:25. Ps 65:9; 67:6; 68:9; 85:12; 104:13. Is 5:6; 30:23. Jr 14:22. Ezk 34:26, 27; 36:30. Jol 2:23. Am 4:7. Hg 2:18. Zc 8:12. Mt 5:45. Ac 14:17. Jm 5:7, 17. Rv 11:6.

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