39 Thou shalt plant vineyards, and dress them, but shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worms shall eat them. 27 The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt and with tumors, festering sores and the itch, from which you cannot be cured. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. Deuteronomy 28 - If you fully obey the LORD your God and carefully follow all his commands I give you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations on earth. 60 He will bring on you all the diseases of Egypt(DC) that you dreaded, and they will cling to you. 36 The Lord shall bring thee, and thy king which thou shalt set over thee, unto a nation which neither thou nor thy fathers have known; and there shalt thou serve other gods, wood and stone. 63 And it shall come to pass, that as the Lord rejoiced over you to do you good, and to multiply you; so the Lord will rejoice over you to destroy you, and to bring you to nought; and ye shall be plucked from off the land whither thou goest to possess it. 4 Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 8 The Lord will send a blessing on your barns and on everything you put your hand to. 27 The Lord will smite thee with the botch of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be healed. For in her dire need she intends to eat them(CY) secretly because of the suffering your enemy will inflict on you during the siege of your cities. 11 The Lord will grant you abundant prosperity—in the fruit of your womb, the young of your livestock(O) and the crops of your ground—in the land he swore to your ancestors to give you.(P). (W) 14 Do not turn aside from any of the commands I give you today, to the right or to the left,(X) following other gods and serving them. (AD), 19 You will be cursed when you come in and cursed when you go out.(AE). 54 Even the most gentle and sensitive man among you will have no compassion on his own brother or the wife he loves or his surviving children, 55 and he will not give to one of them any of the flesh of his children that he is eating. 30 You will be pledged to be married to a woman, but another will take her and rape her. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 49 The Lord will bring a nation against you(CK) from far away, from the ends of the earth,(CL) like an eagle(CM) swooping down, a nation whose language you will not understand,(CN) 50 a fierce-looking nation without respect for the old(CO) or pity for the young. Deuteronomy 28 1 If you fully obey the LORD your God and carefully follow all his commands I give you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations on earth. Your sheep will be given to your enemies, and no one will rescue them. (AO) 23 The sky over your head will be bronze, the ground beneath you iron. 28 The Lord will afflict you with madness, blindness and confusion of mind. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. 19 Cursed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and cursed shalt thou be when thou goest out. 40 You will have olive trees throughout your country but you will not use the oil, because the olives will drop off. You will lend to many nations but will borrow from none. If you pay attention to the commands of the Lord your God that I give you this day and carefully follow them, you will always be at the top, never at the bottom. 28 “Indeed, if you diligently obey the Lord your God to carry out all his commands that I’m giving y 28 The Lord will afflict you with madness, blindness and confusion of mind. 43 The foreigners who reside among you will rise above you higher and higher, but you will sink lower and lower. (DN) There you will worship other gods—gods of wood and stone, which neither you nor your ancestors have known. You will lend to many nations but will borrow from none. 51 They will devour the young of your livestock and the crops of your land until you are destroyed. 28 The Lord will afflict you with madness, blindness and confusion of mind. 21 The Lord shall make the pestilence cleave unto thee, until he have consumed thee from off the land, whither thou goest to possess it. 7 The Lord will grant that the enemies who rise up against you will be defeated before you. 28 “Now it shall come to pass, (B)if you diligently obey the voice of the Lordyour God, to observe carefully all His commandments which I command you today, that the Lordyour God (C)will set you high above all nations of the earth. 58 If you do not carefully follow all the words of this law, which are written in this book, and do not revere this glorious and awesome name—the Lord your God— 59 the Lord will send fearful plagues on you and your descendants, harsh and prolonged disasters, and severe and lingering illnesses. 23 And thy heaven that is over thy head shall be brass, and the earth that is under thee shall be iron. (BB) You will plant a vineyard, but you will not even begin to enjoy its fruit. 45 All these curses will come on you. Learn more. 60 He will bring on you all the diseases of Egypt that you dreaded, and they will cling to you. for the fear of thine heart wherewith thou shalt fear, and for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see. 10 Then all the peoples on earth will see that you are called by the name(N) of the Lord, and they will fear you. 44 They will lend to you, but you will not lend to them. They will pursue you and overtake you(CC) until you are destroyed,(CD) because you did not obey the Lord your God and observe the commands and decrees he gave you. 64 Then the Lord will scatter(DL) you among all nations,(DM) from one end of the earth to the other. 61 Also every sickness, and every plague, which is not written in the book of this law, them will the Lord bring upon thee, until thou be destroyed. 28 And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the Lord thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth: 2 And all these blessings shall come on thee, and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken unto the voice of the Lord thy God. 41 You will have sons and daughters but you will not keep them, because they will go into captivity. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible notes. 28 If you fully obey the Lord your God and carefully follow(A) all his commands(B) I give you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations on earth. 12 The Lord will open the heavens, the storehouse(Q) of his bounty,(R) to send rain(S) on your land in season and to bless(T) all the work of your hands.