NIV: He brings the clouds to punish people, or to water his earth and show his love.
NAS: "Whether for correction, or for His world, Or for lovingkindness, He causes it to happen.
KJV: He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.
GWT: Whether for discipline, or for [the good of] his earth, or out of mercy, he makes the storm appear.
ASV: Whether it be for correction, or for his land, Or for lovingkindness, that he cause it to come.
BBE: For a rod, or for a curse, or for mercy, causing it to come on the mark.
DBY: Whether he cause it to come as a rod, or for his land, or in mercy.
DRB: Whether in one tribe, or in his own land, or in what place soever of his mercy he shall command them to be found.
WBS: He causeth it to come, whether for correction, or for his land, or for mercy.
WEB: Whether it is for correction, or for his land, or for loving kindness, that he causes it to come.
YLT: Whether for a rod, or for His land, Or for kindness -- He doth cause it to come.
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