King James Version
The fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;
Darby Bible Translation
And the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were closed, and the pour of rain from heaven was stopped.
World English Bible
The deep's fountains and the sky's windows were also stopped, and the rain from the sky was restrained.
Young's Literal Translation
and closed are the fountains of the deep and the net-work of the heavens, and restrained is the shower from the heavens.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
The fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;Genesis 8:2 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe Sermon of the Seasons
"Oh, the long and dreary Winter! Oh, the cold and cruel Winter!" We say to ourselves, Will spring-time never come? In addition to this, trade and commerce continue in a state of stagnation; crowds are out of employment, and where business is carried on, it yields little profit. Our watchmen are asked if they discern any signs of returning day, and they answer, "No." Thus we bow our heads in a common affliction, and ask each man comfort of his fellow; for as yet we see not our signs, neither does …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 32: 1886
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Covenanting Enforced by the Grant of Covenant Signs and Seals.
For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that I have made will I destroy from off the face of the earth.
In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.
And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
Hast thou entered into the springs of the sea? or hast thou walked in the search of the depth?
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