12 The Lord will send rain at the proper time from his rich treasury in the heavens and will bless all the work you do. 31 Your ox shall be slaughtered before your eyes, but you shall not eat any of it. Listen to the Bible. 30 You shall betroth a wife, but another man shall ravish her. 28 Assemble to me all the elders of your tribes and your officers, that I may speak e these words in their ears and f call heaven and earth to witness against them. English Standard Version Update. 62 Though you become as numerous as the stars in the sky, few of you will be left because you would not listen to the Lord your God. 64 For the Lord will scatter you among all the nations from one end of the earth to the other. Your donkey shall be seized before your face, but shall not be restored to you. They will leave you no grain, new wine, olive oil, calves, or lambs, and you will starve to death. Deuteronomy 28:8 The LORD will command the blessing on you in your barns and in all that you undertake. 7:6; 26:18, 19; 29:13; See Ex. 38 “You will plant much but harvest little, for locusts will eat your crops. 39 (BB)You shall plant vineyards and dress them, but you shall neither drink of the wine nor gather the grapes, for the worm shall eat them. 43 (BF)The sojourner who is among you shall rise higher and higher above you, and you shall come down lower and lower. And you (AH)shall be a horror to all the kingdoms of the earth. Deuteronomy 28:5 Blessed shall be your basket and your kneading bowl. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 55 He will refuse to share with them the flesh he is devouring—the flesh of one of his own children—because he has nothing else to eat during the siege and terrible distress that your enemy will inflict on all your towns. 58 “If you refuse to obey all the words of instruction that are written in this book, and if you do not fear the glorious and awesome name of the Lord your God, 59 then the Lord will overwhelm you and your children with indescribable plagues. 20 “The Lord himself will send on you curses, confusion, and frustration in everything you do, until at last you are completely destroyed for doing evil and abandoning me. 1 These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan in the wilderness, in a the Arabah opposite b Suph, between c Paran and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Dizahab. 8:1; Hab. 3 Blessed shall you be in the city, and (D)blessed shall you be in the field. 17 Cursed shall be your basket and your kneading bowl. 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and s overtake you, if you obey the voice of the L ord your God. 38 (AZ)You shall carry much seed into the field and shall gather in little, for (BA)the locust shall consume it. a And he will bless you in the land that the Lord your God is giving you. And they shall besiege you in all your towns throughout all your land, which the Lord your God has given you. 60 He will afflict you with all the diseases of Egypt that you feared so much, and you will have no relief. 7:13; 30:9; [Gen. 49:25; Ex. Deuteronomy 28:4 Blessed shall be the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground and the fruit of your cattle, the increase of your herds and the young of your flock. And (AX)there you shall serve other gods of wood and stone. Blessings for Obedience 1And if you faithfully obey the voice of the LORD your God, being careful to do all his commandments that I command you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth. 27 The L ord will strike you z with the boils of Egypt, and with tumors and a scabs and itch, of which you cannot be healed. "All these blessings (those mentioned singly in what follows) will come upon thee and reach thee." 40 You will grow olive trees throughout your land, but you will never use the olive oil, for the fruit will drop before it ripens. Bible > ESV > Deuteronomy 28 Deuteronomy 28 English Standard Version: Par Blessings for Obedience. You will be unsuccessful in everything you do; day after day you will be oppressed and robbed, with no one to rescue you. 15; Zech. 39 (BB)You shall plant vineyards and dress them, but you shall neither drink of the wine nor gather the grapes, for the worm shall eat them. The Lord will put an iron yoke on your neck, oppressing you harshly until he has destroyed you. 26 And (AI)your dead body shall be food for all birds of the air and for the beasts of the earth, and (AJ)there shall be no one to frighten them away. 27 “The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt and with tumors, scurvy, and the itch, from which you cannot be cured. 66 Your life shall hang in doubt before you. So be very careful. Deuteronomy 32 English Standard Version (ESV) 32 “Give ear, O heavens, and I will speak, and let the earth hear the words of my mouth. She will have nothing else to eat during the siege and terrible distress that your enemy will inflict on all your towns. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 15:26; 23:22; Lev. Night and day you shall be in dread and have no assurance of your life. Deuteronomy 28:19 Cursed shall you be when you come in, and cursed shall you be when you go out. 4 Blessed shall be (E)the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground and the fruit of your cattle, the increase of your herds and the young of your flock. 28. 67 In the morning you will say, ‘If only it were night!’ And in the evening you will say, ‘If only it were morning!’ For you will be terrified by the awful horrors you see around you. 43 (BF)The sojourner who is among you shall rise higher and higher above you, and you shall come down lower and lower. 44 They will lend money to you, but you will not lend to them. 2:17; Dan. 15 “But if you refuse to listen to the Lord your God and do not obey all the commands and decrees I am giving you today, all these curses will come and overwhelm you: 16 Your towns and your fields    will be cursed.17 Your fruit baskets and breadboards    will be cursed.18 Your children and your crops    will be cursed.The offspring of your herds and flocks    will be cursed.19 Wherever you go and whatever you do,    you will be cursed. 28 “And if you faithfully obey the voice of the Lord your God, being careful to do all his commandments that I command you … You will suffer under constant oppression and harsh treatment. 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and # ver. Deuteronomy 29. Deuteronomy 28:15-39 ESV “But if you will not obey the voice of the LORD your God or be careful to do all his commandments and his statutes that I command you today, then all these curses shall come upon you and overtake you. 17:3, 12], ver. 63 And as the Lord (CD)took delight in doing you good and multiplying you, so the Lord will (CE)take delight in bringing ruin upon you and destroying you. 19:5, 6, [See ver. 64 “And the Lord (CF)will scatter you among all peoples, from one end of the earth to the other, and (CG)there you shall serve other gods (CH)of wood and stone, (CI)which neither you nor your fathers have known. Your sheep shall be given to your enemies, but there shall be no one to help you. 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and (C)overtake you, if you obey the voice of the Lord your God. 9:7, 8; 2 Chr. 5:15-17; 6:22, 23]; See Isa. 79:2; Jer. 16 Cursed shall you be (Y)in the city, and cursed shall you be in the field. The Lord your God will bless you in the land he is giving you. 26:3; Isa. 3 For I will proclaim the name of the Lord; ascribe greatness to our God! Deuteronomy 28 English Standard Version (ESV) Blessings for Obedience. 57 She will hide from them the afterbirth and the new baby she has borne, so that she herself can secretly eat them. You shall go out one way against them and flee seven ways before them. 26:14; Lam. 28 “And if you faithfully obey the voice of the Lord your God, being careful to do all his commandments th 6:28, 29; Lam. 23 And (AF)the heavens over your head shall be bronze, and the earth under you shall be iron. 66 Your life will constantly hang in the balance. 7:4; Jer. 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and (C)overtake you, if you obey the voice of the Lord your God. Cursed shall you be in the city, and cursed shall you be in the field. 42:2]. 12 The Lord will open to you his good treasury, the heavens, (R)to give the rain to your land in its season and (S)to bless all the work of your hands. 53 “The siege and terrible distress of the enemy’s attack will be so severe that you will eat the flesh of your own sons and daughters, whom the Lord your God has given you. 10 And (M)all the peoples of the earth shall see that you are (N)called by the name of the Lord, and they shall be (O)afraid of you. You will live night and day in fear, unsure if you will survive. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. 54 The man who is the most tender and refined among you will (BU)begrudge food to his brother, to (BV)the wife he embraces,[d] and to the last of the children whom he has left, 55 so that he will not give to any of them any of the flesh of his children whom he is eating, because he has nothing else left, (BW)in the siege and in the distress with which your enemy shall distress you in all your towns. 35 The Lord will strike you on the knees and on the legs (AU)with grievous boils of which you cannot be healed, from the sole of your foot to the crown of your head. [b] And you shall be only oppressed and robbed continually, and there shall be no one to help you. 49 (BM)The Lord will bring a nation against you from far away, from the end of the earth, (BN)swooping down like the eagle, a nation (BO)whose language you do not understand, 50 a hard-faced nation (BP)who shall not respect the old or show mercy to the young. 68 Then the Lord will send you back to Egypt in ships, to a destination I promised you would never see again. 6:28, 29; Lam. 30:17; [ver. English Standard Version (ESV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, Ex. 31 Your ox shall be slaughtered before your eyes, but you shall not eat any of it. And (T)you shall lend to many nations, but you shall not borrow. A And you shall be only oppressed and robbed continually, and there shall be no one to help you. [b] And you shall be only oppressed and robbed continually, and there shall be no one to help you. 4 Blessed shall be (E)the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground and the fruit of your cattle, the increase of your herds and the young of your flock. 28 “And if you faithfully obey the voice of the Lord your God, being careful to do all his commandments that I command you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth. 23 The skies above will be as unyielding as bronze, and the earth beneath will be as hard as iron. 9:11, 13; Mal. 46 These horrors will serve as a sign and warning among you and your descendants forever. 41 You shall father sons and daughters, but they shall not be yours, for (BD)they shall go into captivity. 31 Your ox will be butchered before your eyes, but you will not eat a single bite of the meat. 23:26], Lev. 6:28; Amos 4:9; Hag. 32:30; Lev. 28 The L ord will strike you with b madness and blindness and confusion of mind, 29 and you shall c grope at noonday, as the blind grope in darkness, and you shall not prosper in your ways. 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