Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the creation was subjected to vanity, not of its own will, but by reason of him who subjected it, in hope
And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to the whole creation.
if so be that ye continue in the faith, grounded and stedfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel which ye heard, which was preached in all creation under heaven; whereof I Paul was made a minister.
Trembling took hold of them there, Pain, as of a woman in travail.
They have made it a desolation; it mourneth unto me, being desolate; the whole land is made desolate, because no man layeth it to heart.
A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her hour is come: but when she is delivered of the child, she remembereth no more the anguish, for the joy that a man is born into the world.
and she was with child; and she crieth out, travailing in birth, and in pain to be delivered.
And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, both birds, and cattle, and beasts, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, and every man:
that the land vomit not you out also, when ye defile it, as it vomited out the nation that was before you.
As long as it lieth desolate it shall have rest, even the rest which it had not in your sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it.
How do the beasts groan! the herds of cattle are perplexed, because they have no pasture; yea, the flocks of sheep are made desolate.