Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Therefore shall the land mourn, and every one that dwelleth therein shall languish, with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven; yea, the fishes of the sea also shall be taken away.

General references

Bible References

The land

Isaiah 24:4
The earth has destroyed itself and fallen; the world has become sick and fallen; the haughty peoples of the earth are become sick.
Jeremiah 4:27
For thus hath the LORD said, The whole land shall be desolate; yet I will not make a full end.
Joel 1:10
The field was destroyed, the land mourns; for the wheat was destroyed; the new wine was dried up, the oil perished.
Amos 1:2
And he said, The LORD will roar from Zion and utter his voice from Jerusalem; and the habitations of the pastors shall be destroyed, and the top of Carmel shall wither.
Amos 5:16
Therefore the LORD, the God of the hosts, the Lord, said this: Wailing shall be in all streets, and they shall say in all the highways, Alas! alas! and they shall call the husbandman to mourning and such as are skilful of lamentation to wailing.
Amos 8:8
Shall not the land tremble for this, and every one mourn that dwells therein? and it shall all rise up as a flood, and it shall be cast out and sunk, as the river of Egypt.
Nahum 1:4
He reprehends the sea and makes it dry and dries up all the rivers; Bashan was destroyed, and Carmel; and the flower of Lebanon was destroyed.

With the beasts

Jeremiah 4:25
I beheld, and, behold, there was no man, and all the birds of the heavens had fled.
Jeremiah 12:4
How long shall the land be desolate, and the grass of all the field wither, for the wickedness of those that dwell therein? The cattle are lacking, and the birds, because they said, He shall not see our latter end.
Ezekiel 38:20
so that the fishes of the sea and the fowls of the heaven and the beasts of the field and every serpent that walks by dragging itself upon the earth, and all the men that are upon the face of the earth, shall shake before my presence, and the mountains shall be ruined, and the stairs shall fall, and every wall shall fall to the ground.
Zephaniah 1:3
I will destroy the men and the beasts; I will destroy the fowls of the heaven and the fishes of the sea, and the wicked shall stumble; and I will cut off men from upon the face of the earth, saith the LORD.

General references

Genesis 7:21
And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, both of fowl and of beasts and of animals and of every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth and every man;
Ezekiel 11:6
Ye have multiplied your slain in this city, and ye have filled the streets thereof with the slain.
Joel 1:18
How the beasts groan! The herds of cattle are perplexed because they have no pasture; the flocks of sheep are condemned.