Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: for more are the children of the desolate than the children of the married wife, saith the LORD.

General references

Bible References

O barren

Isaiah 62:4
Thou shall no more be termed Forsaken, nor shall thy land any more be termed Desolate. But thou shall be called Hephzi-bah, and thy land Beulah, for LORD delights in thee, and thy land shall be married.
Song of Songs 8:8
We have a little sister, and she has no breasts. What shall we do for our sister in the day when she shall be spoken for?
Galatians 4:27
For it is written, Rejoice, thou barren woman not giving birth. Burst forth and shout, thou not suffering birth pains, because many more are the children of the desolate than of her who has the husband.

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1 Samuel 2:5
Those who were full have hired out themselves for bread, and those who were hungry have ceased [to hunger]. Yea, the barren has borne seven, and she who has many sons languishes.
Psalm 113:9
He makes the barren woman to keep house, a joyful mother of sons. Praise ye LORD.
Hebrews 11:11
By faith even Sarah herself received power for conception of seed, and she gave birth beyond the time of age, because she considered him faithful who promised.

General references

Isaiah 24:14
These shall lift up their voice. They shall shout. For the majesty of LORD they cry aloud from the sea.
Isaiah 27:6
In days to come Jacob shall take root; Israel shall blossom and bud. And they shall fill the face of the world with fruit.
Isaiah 66:7
Before she travailed, she brought forth. Before her pain came, she was delivered of a man-child.