Malachi 3:11

“And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast her fruit before the time in the field, saith the LORD of hosts.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And I wil rebuke the deuourer for your sakes: and he shal not destroy the fruits of your ground, neither shal your vine cast her fruit before the time in the field, saith the Lord of hosts.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then I will rebuke the devourer for you, so that it will not destroy the fruits of the ground; nor will your vine in the field cast {its grapes,} says the LORD of hosts."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before the time in the field, saith Jehovah of hosts.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And on your account I will keep back the locusts from wasting the fruits of your land; and the fruit of your vine will not be dropped on the field before its time, says the Lord of armies
- Basic English Bible

And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before the time in the field, saith Jehovah of hosts.
- Darby Bible

And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast her fruit before the time in the field, saith the LORD of hosts.
- Webster's Bible

I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before its time in the field," says Yahweh of Armies.
- World English Bible

And I have pushed for you against the consumer, And He doth not destroy to you the fruit of the ground, Nor miscarry to you doth the vine in the field, Said Jehovah of Hosts.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I will rebuke the devourer for your good, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your land; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before the time in the field, saith the LORD of hosts.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Malachi 3:11


3:11 The devourer - All kind of devourers, the locusts, the canker - worm, and the caterpillar, which though they are in incredible multitudes, yet a rebuke from God will check them all at once, as if they were but one. For your sakes - For your good. Your vine - Your vine shall carry their fruit 'till they are fully ripe.


Discussion for Malachi 3

  • Michelle
    Do as Zacchaeus; Luke19 Get to know the Lord better by reading your Bible an average of 5 days/week about 20 Min. Before you start reading, ask him to reveal himself to you You will know how much God really loves you, be healed and empowered to fulfill his purpose for your life - Philipians 2:13 . Meet at a church. Hebrew 10:25
  • Mim
    peter ndubusi the best place to start is to pray to God in the Name of Jesus to lead you and ask Him what you should do. Roman 3:23 tells us we all fall short of the Glory so nobody is perfect, As Christians we fall . we pray for forgiveness. we pray for strength to resist temptation we try to do what Jesus said and live by the ten commandments.Trust in God for everything Talk to God ,
  • Peter ndubuisi
    Comment* I am christian but i don't live a christian what do i need to do so that i will know that am living the life of christ.
  • Karen Moore
    I can't get into my email,but,tithing is food,not-money
  • Antony
    Nice reading,God is good
  • MC
    AMEN! PASTORS PUT SUCH A GUILT TRIP ON THE MEMBERS THAT HAVE SO CLOSE TO NOTHING TO BEGIN WITH.IT DETERS MANY AWAY FROM THE CHURCH.

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