When you beat your olive tree you must not repeat the procedure; 1 the remaining olives belong to the resident foreigner, orphan, and widow.
So she gathered grain in the field until evening. When she threshed 1 what she had gathered, it came to about thirty pounds 2 of barley!
At that time 1 the Lord will shake the tree, 2 from the Euphrates River 3 to the Stream of Egypt. Then you will be gathered up one by one, O Israelites. 4
Certainly 1 caraway seed is not threshed with a sledge, nor is the wheel of a cart rolled over cumin seed. 2 Certainly caraway seed is beaten with a stick, and cumin seed with a flail.
The Lord’s angelic messenger 1 came and sat down under the oak tree in Ophrah owned by Joash the Abiezrite. He arrived while Joash’s son Gideon 2 was threshing 3 wheat in a winepress 4 so he could hide it from the Midianites. 5