Job 36:28
New International Version
the clouds pour down their moisture and abundant showers fall on mankind.

New Living Translation
The rain pours down from the clouds, and everyone benefits.

English Standard Version
which the skies pour down and drop on mankind abundantly.

Berean Study Bible
which the clouds pour out and shower abundantly on mankind.

New American Standard Bible
Which the clouds pour down, They drip upon man abundantly.

King James Bible
Which the clouds do drop and distil upon man abundantly.

Christian Standard Bible
which the clouds pour out and shower abundantly on mankind.

Contemporary English Version
and supplies us with rain.

Good News Translation
He lets the rain pour from the clouds in showers for all human beings.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
which the clouds pour out and shower abundantly on mankind.

International Standard Version
When the clouds pour down; they drop their rain on all of humanity.

NET Bible
which the clouds pour down and shower on humankind abundantly.

New Heart English Bible
Which the skies pour down and which drop on man abundantly.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
which then drips from the clouds. It pours down on many people.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Which the skies pour down And drop upon the multitudes of men.

New American Standard 1977
Which the clouds pour down, They drip upon man abundantly.

Jubilee Bible 2000
which the clouds do drop and distil upon man abundantly.

King James 2000 Bible
Which the clouds do drop and pour upon man abundantly.

American King James Version
Which the clouds do drop and distil on man abundantly.

American Standard Version
Which the skies pour down And drop upon man abundantly.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Which flow from the clouds that cover all above.

Darby Bible Translation
Which the skies pour down [and] drop upon man abundantly.

English Revised Version
Which the skies pour down and drop upon man abundantly.

Webster's Bible Translation
Which the clouds do drop and distill upon man abundantly.

World English Bible
Which the skies pour down and which drop on man abundantly.

Young's Literal Translation
Which clouds do drop, They distil on man abundantly.
Study Bible HEB ▾ 
Elihu Declares God's Justice and Power
27For He draws up drops of water which distill the rain from the mist, 28which the clouds pour out and shower abundantly on mankind. 29Furthermore, who can understand how the clouds spread out, how the thunder roars from His pavilion?…
Cross References
Job 36:27
For He draws up drops of water which distill the rain from the mist,

Job 36:29
Furthermore, who can understand how the clouds spread out, how the thunder roars from His pavilion?

Job 38:28
Does the rain have a father? Who has begotten the drops of dew?

Job 38:34
Can you command the clouds so that a flood of water covers you?

Psalm 65:11
You crown the year with Your bounty, and Your paths overflow with plenty.

Proverbs 3:20
By His knowledge the watery depths were broken open, and the clouds dripped with dew.

Treasury of Scripture

Which the clouds do drop and distil on man abundantly.

Job 37:11-13 Also by watering he wearies the thick cloud: he scatters his bright cloud…

Genesis 7:11,12 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the …

Proverbs 3:20 By his knowledge the depths are broken up, and the clouds drop down the dew.







Lexicon
which
אֲשֶֽׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's Hebrew 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

the clouds
שְׁחָקִ֑ים (šə·ḥā·qîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7834: A powder, a thin vapor, the firmament

pour out
יִזְּל֥וּ (yiz·zə·lū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 5140: To flow, trickle, drop, distill

and shower
יִ֝רְעֲפ֗וּ (yir·‘ă·p̄ū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7491: To trickle, drip

abundantly
רָֽב׃ (rāḇ)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7227: Much, many, great

on
עֲלֵ֤י ׀ (‘ă·lê)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5921: Above, over, upon, against

mankind.
אָדָ֬ם (’ā·ḏām)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 120: Ruddy, a human being
Verse 28. - Which the clouds do drop and distil upon man abundantly. All is done for man, for his benefit and advantage. 36:24-33 Elihu endeavours to fill Job with high thought of God, and so to persuade him into cheerful submission to his providence. Man may see God's works, and is capable of discerning his hand in them, which the beasts are not, therefore they ought to give him the glory. But while the worker of iniquity ought to tremble, the true believer should rejoice. Children should hear with pleasure their Father's voice, even when he speaks in terror to his enemies. There is no light but there may be a cloud to intercept it. The light of the favour of God, the light of his countenance, the most blessed light of all, even that light has many a cloud. The clouds of our sins cause the Lord to his face, and hinder the light of his loving-kindness from shining on our souls.
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