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Joel 2:23

23  mBe glad then, ye children of Zion, and mrejoice in the Lord your God:

For he hath given you ||othe former rain moderately,

And phe will cause to come down for you the rain,

oThe former rain, and qthe latter rain in the first month.

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Joel 2:23 — The New International Version (NIV)

23 Be glad, people of Zion,

rejoice in the Lord your God,

for he has given you the autumn rains

because he is faithful.

He sends you abundant showers,

both autumn and spring rains, as before.

Joel 2:23 — English Standard Version (ESV)

23 “Be glad, O children of Zion,

and rejoice in the Lord your God,

for he has given the early rain for your vindication;

he has poured down for you abundant rain,

the early and the latter rain, as before.

Joel 2:23 — New Living Translation (NLT)

23 Rejoice, you people of Jerusalem!

Rejoice in the Lord your God!

For the rain he sends demonstrates his faithfulness.

Once more the autumn rains will come,

as well as the rains of spring.

Joel 2:23 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

23 Be glad then, you children of Zion,

And rejoice in the Lord your God;

For He has given you the former rain faithfully,

And He will cause the rain to come down for you—

The former rain,

And the latter rain in the first month.

Joel 2:23 — New Century Version (NCV)

23 So be happy, people of Jerusalem;

be joyful in the Lord your God.

Because he does what is right,

he has brought you rain;

he has sent the fall rain

and the spring rain for you, as before.

Joel 2:23 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

23 Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in Jehovah your God; for he giveth you the former rain in just measure, and he causeth to come down for you the rain, the former rain and the latter rain, in the first month.

Joel 2:23 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

23 And ye, children of Zion, be glad and rejoice in Jehovah your God; for he giveth you the early rain in due measure, and he causeth to come down for you the rain, the early rain, and the latter rain at the beginning of the season.

Joel 2:23 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

23 People of Zion, be glad and find joy in the Lord your God.

The Lord has given you the Teacher of Righteousness.

He has sent the autumn rain and the spring rain as before.

Joel 2:23 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

23 Children of Zion, rejoice and be glad

in the Lord your God,

because He gives you the autumn rain

for your vindication.

He sends showers for you,

both autumn and spring rain as before.

Joel 2:23 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

23 O children of Zion, be glad

and rejoice in the Lord your God;

for he has given the early rain for your vindication,

he has poured down for you abundant rain,

the early and the later rain, as before.

Joel 2:23 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

23 Be glad, O children of Zion,

be glad and rejoice in Yahweh your God,

because he has given for you

the autumn rains for your righteousness,

and he has poured down for you rainwater,

the autumn and spring rains, as before.

Joel 2:23 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

23 People of Zion, be glad.

Be joyful because of what the Lord your God has done.

He has given you the right amount of rain in the fall.

He has sent you plenty of showers.

He has sent fall and spring rains alike,

just as he did before.

Joel 2:23 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

23 So rejoice, O sons of Zion,

And be glad in the Lord your God;

For He has given you the early rain for your vindication.

And He has poured down for you the rain,

The early and latter rain as before.