You visit the earth and (A)cause it to overflow;
You greatly (B)enrich it;
The [a](C)stream of God is full of water;
You prepare their (D)grain, for thus You prepare [b]the earth.
10 You water its furrows abundantly,
You [c]settle its ridges,
You soften it (E)with showers,
You bless its growth.
11 You have crowned the year [d]with Your [e](F)bounty,
And Your [f]paths (G)drip with fatness.
12 (H)The pastures of the wilderness drip,
And the (I)hills gird themselves with rejoicing.
13 The meadows are (J)clothed with flocks
And the valleys are (K)covered with grain;
They (L)shout for joy, yes, they sing.

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  1. Psalm 65:9 Or channel
  2. Psalm 65:9 Lit it
  3. Psalm 65:10 Or smooth
  4. Psalm 65:11 Lit of
  5. Psalm 65:11 Or goodness
  6. Psalm 65:11 I.e. wagon tracks

14 [a]He causes the (A)grass to grow for the [b]cattle,
And (B)vegetation for the [c]labor of man,
So that [d]he may bring forth [e]food (C)from the earth,

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  1. Psalm 104:14 Lit Who
  2. Psalm 104:14 Or beasts
  3. Psalm 104:14 Or cultivation by or service of
  4. Psalm 104:14 Or He
  5. Psalm 104:14 Lit bread

For ground that drinks the rain which often [a]falls on it and brings forth vegetation useful to those (A)for whose sake it is also tilled, receives a blessing from God;

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  1. Hebrews 6:7 Lit comes

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