Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;

Bible References

Signs

Isaiah 13:10
Indeed the stars in the sky and their constellations no longer give out their light; the sun is darkened as soon as it rises, and the moon does not shine.
Isaiah 24:23
The full moon will be covered up, the bright sun will be darkened; for the Lord who commands armies will rule on Mount Zion in Jerusalem in the presence of his assembly, in majestic splendor.
Jeremiah 4:23
"I looked at the land and saw that it was an empty wasteland. I looked up at the sky, and its light had vanished.
Ezekiel 32:7
When I extinguish you, I will cover the sky; I will darken its stars. I will cover the sun with a cloud, and the moon will not shine.
Joel 2:30
I will produce portents both in the sky and on the earth -- blood, fire, and columns of smoke.
Amos 8:9
In that day," says the sovereign Lord, "I will make the sun set at noon, and make the earth dark in the middle of the day.
Matthew 24:29
"Immediately after the suffering of those days, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light; the stars will fall from heaven, and the powers of heaven will be shaken.
Matthew 27:45
Now from noon until three, darkness came over all the land.
Mark 13:24
"But in those days, after that suffering, the sun will be darkened and the moon will not give its light;
Mark 15:33
Now when it was noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon.
Acts 2:19
And I will perform wonders in the sky above and miraculous signs on the earth below, blood and fire and clouds of smoke.
2 Peter 3:10
But the day of the Lord will come like a thief; when it comes, the heavens will disappear with a horrific noise, and the celestial bodies will melt away in a blaze, and the earth and every deed done on it will be laid bare.
Revelation 6:12
Then I looked when the Lamb opened the sixth seal, and a huge earthquake took place; the sun became as black as sackcloth made of hair, and the full moon became blood red;
Revelation 20:11
Then I saw a large white throne and the one who was seated on it; the earth and the heaven fled from his presence, and no place was found for them.

With

Isaiah 22:4
So I say: "Don't look at me! I am weeping bitterly. Don't try to console me concerning the destruction of my defenseless people."
Micah 7:4
The best of them is like a thorn; the most godly among them are more dangerous than a row of thorn bushes. The day you try to avoid by posting watchmen -- your appointed time of punishment -- is on the way, and then you will experience confusion.

The sea

Psalm 46:3
when its waves crash and foam, and the mountains shake before the surging sea. (Selah)
Psalm 93:3
The waves roar, O Lord, the waves roar, the waves roar and crash.
Isaiah 5:30
At that time they will growl over their prey, it will sound like sea waves crashing against rocks. One will look out over the land and see the darkness of disaster, clouds will turn the light into darkness.
Isaiah 51:15
I am the Lord your God, who churns up the sea so that its waves surge. The Lord who commands armies is his name!

General references

Deuteronomy 28:28
The Lord will also subject you to madness, blindness, and confusion of mind.
Isaiah 13:10
Indeed the stars in the sky and their constellations no longer give out their light; the sun is darkened as soon as it rises, and the moon does not shine.
Jeremiah 51:42
The sea has swept over Babylon. She has been covered by a multitude of its waves.
Joel 3:15
The sun and moon are darkened; the stars withhold their brightness.
Mark 13:24
"But in those days, after that suffering, the sun will be darkened and the moon will not give its light;

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