Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on James 5:18 in English Standard Version "Then he prayed again, and heaven gave rain, and the earth bore its fruit." 1Ki 18:42 So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. And Elijah went up to the top of Mount Carmel. And he bowed himself down on the earth and put his face between his knees. 1Ki 18:45 And in a little while the heavens grew black with clouds and wind, and there was a great rain. And Ahab rode and went to Jezreel.