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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
It shall no more be said to thee, Forsaken; and to thy land it shall no more be said, Desolation; for it shall be called to thee, My delight in her, and to thy land, Married: for Jehovah delighted in thee, and thy land shall be married.
Song of Songs 8:8
A little sister to us, and no breasts to her: what shall we do for our sister in the day it shall be spoken for her?
Galatians 4:27
For it has been written, Be cheered, O barren, bearing not; break out and cry, she travailing not: for many more the children of the desolate than she having a husband.

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1 Samuel 2:5
And those filled with bread hired themselves out; and they hungering, ceased till the barren shall bring forth seven; and she multiplying sons languished.
Psalm 113:9
Causing the sterile woman to dwell in the house, a mother of sons being glad. Praise ye Jah.
Hebrews 11:11
By faith Sara also herself received power for the laying down of seed, and brought forth during the time of age, for she deemed him faithful having promised.

General references

Isaiah 24:14
They shall lift up their voice, they shall shout for joy in the majesty of Jehovah they cried aloud from the sea.
Isaiah 27:6
Those coming of Jacob shall he cause to take root: Israel shall blossom and be fruitful, and they filled the face of the habitable globe with produce.
Isaiah 66:7
Bringing forth before she will travail, before pain will come to her, she was delivered of a male.