WHAT is EARLY and LATTER rain?
Jim Glass

Moreno Valley, CA

#1 May 26, 2011
Does the BIBLE explain the spiritual application of the Early and Latter rain? Thanks!

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#2 May 26, 2011
Jim Glass wrote:
Does the BIBLE explain the spiritual application of the Early and Latter rain? Thanks!
VERY interesting question!

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#3 May 26, 2011
Deuteronomy 11:14
“then I will give you the rain for your land in its season, the early rain and the latter rain, that you may gather in your grain, your new wine, and your oil.”

Proverbs 16:15
“In the light of the king’s face is life, And his favor is like a cloud of the latter rain.”

Jeremiah 3:3
“Therefore the showers have been withheld, And there has been no latter rain. You have had a harlot’s forehead; You refuse to be ashamed.”

Jeremiah 5:24
“They do not say in their heart,'Let us now fear the LORD our God, Who gives rain, both the former and the latter, in its season. He reserves for us the appointed weeks of the harvest.'”

Hosea 6:3
“Let us know, Let us pursue the knowledge of the LORD. His going forth is established as the morning; He will come to us like the rain, Like the latter and former rain to the earth.”

Joel 2:23
“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.”

Zechariah 10:1
“Ask the LORD for rain in the time of the latter rain. The LORD will make flashing clouds; He will give them showers of rain, Grass in the field for everyone.”

James 5:7
“Therefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, waiting patiently for it until it receives the early and latter rain.”

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#4 May 26, 2011
I think the BIBLE DOES explain the spiritual application of the Early and Latter rain.
Adventist

O Fallon, MO

#5 Jun 14, 2011
theCircle wrote:
Deuteronomy 11:14
“then I will give you the rain for your land in its season, the early rain and the latter rain, that you may gather in your grain, your new wine, and your oil.”
Proverbs 16:15
“In the light of the king’s face is life, And his favor is like a cloud of the latter rain.”
Jeremiah 3:3
“Therefore the showers have been withheld, And there has been no latter rain. You have had a harlot’s forehead; You refuse to be ashamed.”
Jeremiah 5:24
“They do not say in their heart,'Let us now fear the LORD our God, Who gives rain, both the former and the latter, in its season. He reserves for us the appointed weeks of the harvest.'”
Hosea 6:3
“Let us know, Let us pursue the knowledge of the LORD. His going forth is established as the morning; He will come to us like the rain, Like the latter and former rain to the earth.”
Joel 2:23
“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.”
Zechariah 10:1
“Ask the LORD for rain in the time of the latter rain. The LORD will make flashing clouds; He will give them showers of rain, Grass in the field for everyone.”
James 5:7
“Therefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, waiting patiently for it until it receives the early and latter rain.”
Any time frame of when they come

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