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.

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Bible References

O barren

Isaiah 62:4
Thou shalt no more be termed Forsaken; neither shall thy land any more be termed Desolate: but thou shalt be called Hephzi-bah, and thy land Beulah; for Jehovah delighteth in thee, and thy land shall be married.
Song of Songs 8:8
We have a little sister, And she hath 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 that bearest not; Break forth and cry, thou that travailest not: For more are the children of the desolate than of her that hath the husband.

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1 Samuel 2:5
They that were full have hired out themselves for bread; And they that were hungry have ceased to hunger : Yea, the barren hath borne seven; And she that hath many children languisheth.
Psalm 113:9
He maketh the barren woman to keep house, And to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye Jehovah.
Hebrews 11:11
By faith even Sarah herself received power to conceive seed when she was past age, since she counted him faithful who had promised:

General references

Isaiah 24:14
These shall lift up their voice, they shall shout; for the majesty of Jehovah they cry aloud from the sea.
Isaiah 27:6
In days to come shall Jacob 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.