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Below are articles from the following dictionary:
Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Rain: Occasioned by the Condensing of the Clouds

Job 36:27,28; Psa 77:17; Ecc 11:3

Rain: God

Made a decree for

Job 28:26


Psa 147:8


Job 5:10

Causes, to come down

Joe 2:23

Exhibits goodness in giving

Act 14:17

Exhibits greatness in giving

Job 36:26,27

Sends upon the evil and good

Mat 5:45

Should be praised for

Psa 147:7,8

Should be feared on account of

Jer 5:24

Rain: Impotence of Idols Exhibited in Not Being Able To

Jer 14:22

Rain: Not sent upon the earth immediately after creation

Gen 2:5

Rain: Rarely Falls in Egypt

Deu 11:10; Zec 14:18

Rain: Canaan Abundantly Supplied With

Deu 11:11

Rain: Designed For

Refreshing the earth

Psa 68:9; 72:6

Making fruitful the earth

Hbr 6:7

Replenishing the springs and fountains of the earth

Psa 104:8

Rain: Promised in Due Season to the Obedient

Lev 26:4; Deu 11:14; Eze 34:26,27

Rain: Frequently Withheld on Account of Iniquity

Deu 11:17; Jer 3:3; 5:25; Amo 4:7

Rain: The Want Of

Causes the earth to open

Job 29:23; Jer 14:4

Dries up springs and fountains

1Ki 17:7

Occasions famine

1Ki 18:1,2

Removed by prayer

1Ki 8:35,36; Jam 5:18

Rain: Withheld for three years and six months in the days of Elijah

1Ki 17:1; Jam 5:17

Rain: Divided Into


Ezr 10:9


Psa 68:9


Eze 38:22


Pro 28:3


Job 37:6

Rain: The Former, after Harvest, to Prepare for Sowing

Deu 11:14; Jer 5:24

Rain: The Latter, before Harvest

Joe 2:23; Zec 10:1

Rain: The Rainbow Often Appears During

Gen 9:14; Eze 1:28

Rain: Often Succeeded by Heat and Sunshine

2Sa 23:4; Isa 18:4

Rain: The Appearance of a Cloud from the West Indicated

1Ki 18:44; Luk 12:54

Rain: The North Wind Drives Away

Pro 25:23

Rain: Unusual in Harvest Time

Pro 26:1

Rain: Thunder and Lightning Often With

Psa 135:7

Rain: Storm and Tempest Often With

Mat 7:25,27

Rain: Instances of Extraordinary

Time of the flood

Gen 7:4,12

Plague of, upon Egypt

Exd 9:18,23

During wheat harvest in the days of Samuel

1Sa 12:17,18

After long drought in Ahab's reign

1Ki 18:45

After the captivity

Ezr 10:9,13

Rain: Often Impeded Travelling in the East

1Ki 18:44; Isa 4:6

Rain: Often Destroyed Houses

Eze 13:13-15; Mat 7:27

Rain: Illustrative

Of the word of God

Isa 55:10,11

Of the doctrine of faithful ministers

Deu 32:2

Of Christ in the communication of his graces

Psa 72:6; Hsa 6:3

Of spiritual blessings

Psa 68:9; 84:6; Eze 34:26

Of righteousness

Hsa 10:12

(Destructive,) of God's judgments

Job 20:23; Psa 11:6; Eze 38:22

(Destructive,) of a poor man oppressing the poor

Pro 28:3


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