Deuteronomy 32:2

“My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My doctrine shall drop as the raine: my speech shall distill as the deaw, as the smal raine vpon the tender herbe, and as the showres vpon the grasse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Let my teaching drop as the rain, My speech distill as the dew, As the droplets on the fresh grass And as the showers on the herb.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My doctrine shall drop as the rain; My speech shall distil as the dew, As the small rain upon the tender grass, And as the showers upon the herb.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My teaching is dropping like rain, coming down like dew on the fields; like rain on the young grass and showers on the garden plants:
- Basic English Bible

My doctrine shall drop as rain, My speech flow down as dew, As small rain upon the tender herb, And as showers on the grass.
- Darby Bible

My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distill as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass:
- Webster's Bible

My doctrine shall drop as the rain. My speech shall condense as the dew, as the small rain on the tender grass, as the showers on the herb.
- World English Bible

Drop as rain doth My doctrine; Flow as dew doth My sayings; As storms on the tender grass, And as showers on the herb,
- Youngs Literal Bible

My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew; as the small rain upon the tender grass, and as the showers upon the herb.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 32:2


32:2 As the rain - Look what effect rain and dew have upon herbs and grass which they make fresh and fragrant and growing, the same effect may my discourse have upon your hearts, that is, to make them soft and pliable and fruitful.


Discussion for Deuteronomy 32

  • BSP
    Verse 4: Jehovah God is perfect in all that he does. Even though we may not understand some of his ways, we must remember that we are imperfect and we can not fully grasp everything.
  • Justamantryingtogetright
    I bet yall don't even know who the people are today the Israelites. Their are only 18 Nations in the world and he only chose 12 so who are thay today you find out who thay are by the curses of Deuteronomy
  • Steve morrow
    *******deuter 32:33 their wine is the poison of dragons and the cruel venom of asps*******
    *******romans 3:13 their throat is an open sepulcher with their tongues they have used deceit the poison of asps is under their lips*******romans 3:18 there is no fear of god before their eyes 32:28 FOR THEY ARE A NATION VOID OF COUNSEL NEITHER IS THERE ANY UNDERSTANDING IN THEM
  • John
    To understand this better, just read the whole book of Deuteronomy and then re-read the chapter of the verse you're having difficulty with. Also don't allegorize and please don't say: "well this is what it means to me." It means something specifically!
    Read it. Put it in context. Who is speaking? Who is being spoken to?
    Don't be lazy.
  • Word
    Vs 5 kenites that are in this song is speaking of the people Satan won over in the first earth age and they followed him. Rev12 vs 4 he stole and cast them to earth Matt. 13.36-44. This is the song that the overcomers will be singing when the true Christ returns.But The kenite tares will be whoring with their false messiah their rock because their spot is not our spot and their rock is not ours.
  • Word
    Yahuda song of Moses starting end chapter 31 a fact that this is the song that the election will be singing at the 7th trump as you see in Revelation 15 when the true Christ returned an the elect are singing the victory over antichrist who had came as instead of Christ and deceived the whole world then the servants are the election an overcomers who listen to the truth an had eyes to see an WAITED

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