‘howling’….. Who?…. Why?…. – mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)


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Wolf Courtesy : http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wolf.svg and the Background Pic is from the CorelDraw Lib.

Babylon is suddenly fallen and destroyed:
howl for her;

take balm for her pain,
if so be she may be healed. – Jeremiah 51:8

Surprisingly! only once it is mentioned in New Testament.

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “howling”.

Deuteronomy 32:10 He found him in a desert land,
and in the waste howling wilderness;
he led him about,
he instructed him,
he kept him as the apple of his eye.

Isaiah 13:6 Howl ye; for the day of the LORD is at hand;
it shall come as a destruction from the Almighty.

Isaiah 14:31 Howl, O gate; cry, O city; thou, whole Palestina, art dissolved:
for there shall come from the north a smoke,
and none shall be alone in his appointed times.

Isaiah 15:2 He is gone up to Bajith,
and to Dibon, the high places, to weep: Moab shall howl over Nebo,
and over Medeba: on all their heads shall be baldness,
and every beard cut off.

Isaiah 15:3 In their streets they shall gird themselves with sackcloth:
on the tops of their houses, and in their streets,
every one shall howl, weeping abundantly.

Isaiah 15:8 For the cry is gone round about the borders of Moab;
the howling thereof unto Eglaim,
and the howling thereof unto Beerelim.

Isaiah 16:7 Therefore shall Moab howl for Moab, every one shall howl:
for the foundations of Kirhareseth shall ye mourn;
surely they are stricken.

Isaiah 23:1 The burden of Tyre. Howl, ye ships of Tarshish;
for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in:
from the land of Chittim it is revealed to them.

Isaiah 23:6 Pass ye over to Tarshish;
howl, ye inhabitants of the isle.

Isaiah 23:14   Howl, ye ships of Tarshish:
for your strength is laid waste.

Isaiah 52:5 Now therefore, what have I here, saith the LORD,
that my people is taken away for nought?
they that rule over them make them to howl, saith the LORD;
and my name continually every day is blasphemed.

Isaiah 65:14   Behold, my servants shall sing for joy of heart,
but ye shall cry for sorrow of heart,
and shall howl for vexation of spirit.

Jeremiah 4:8 For this gird you with sackcloth, lament and howl:
for the fierce anger of the LORD is not turned back from us.

Jeremiah 25:34 Howl, ye shepherds, and cry;
and wallow yourselves in the ashes, ye principal of the flock:
for the days of your slaughter and of your dispersions are accomplished;
and ye shall fall like a pleasant vessel.

Jeremiah 25:36 A voice of the cry of the shepherds,
and an howling of the principal of the flock, shall be heard:
for the LORD hath spoiled their pasture.

Jeremiah 47:2 Thus saith the LORD; Behold, waters rise up out of the north,
and shall be an overflowing flood,
and shall overflow the land,
and all that is therein; the city,
and them that dwell therein: then the men shall cry,
and all the inhabitants of the land shall howl.

Jeremiah 48:20 Moab is confounded; for it is broken down:
howl and cry; tell ye it in Arnon, that Moab is spoiled,

Jeremiah 48:31 Therefore will I howl for Moab,
and I will cry out for all Moab;
mine heart shall mourn for the men of Kirheres.

Jeremiah 48:39 They shall howl, saying, How is it broken down!
how hath Moab turned the back with shame!
so shall Moab be a derision and a dismaying to all them about him.

Jeremiah 49:3 Howl, O Heshbon, for Ai is spoiled:
cry, ye daughters of Rabbah, gird you with sackcloth;
lament, and run to and fro by the hedges;
for their king shall go into captivity, and his priests and his princes together.

Jeremiah 51:8 Babylon is suddenly fallen and destroyed: howl for her;
take balm for her pain, if so be she may be healed.

Ezekiel 21:12 Cry and howl, son of man: for it shall be upon my people,
it shall be upon all the princes of Israel:
terrors by reason of the sword shall be upon my people:
smite therefore upon thy thigh.

Ezekiel 30:2 Son of man, prophesy and say, Thus saith the Lord GOD;
Howl ye, Woe worth the day!

Hosea 7:14 And they have not cried unto me with their heart,
when they howled upon their beds:
they assemble themselves for corn and wine, and they rebel against me.

Joel 1:5 Awake, ye drunkards, and weep;
and howl, all ye drinkers of wine,
because of the new wine; for it is cut off from your mouth.

Joel 1:11 Be ye ashamed, O ye husbandmen; howl,
O ye vinedressers, for the wheat and for the barley;
because the harvest of the field is perished.

Joel 1:13 Gird yourselves, and lament, ye priests:
howl, ye ministers of the altar:
come, lie all night in sackcloth, ye ministers of my God:
for the meat offering and the drink offering is withholden from the house of your God.

Amos 8:3 And the songs of the temple shall be howlings in that day, saith the Lord GOD:
there shall be many dead bodies in every place;
they shall cast them forth with silence.

Micah 1:8 Therefore I will wail and howl, I will go stripped and naked:
I will make a wailing like the dragons,
and mourning as the owls.

Zephaniah 1:10 And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD,
that there shall be the noise of a cry from the fish gate,
and an howling from the second,
and a great crashing from the hills.

Zephaniah 1:11 Howl, ye inhabitants of Maktesh, for all the merchant people are cut down;
all they that bear silver are cut off.

Zechariah 11:2 Howl, fir tree; for the cedar is fallen;
because the mighty are spoiled:
howl, O ye oaks of Bashan;
for the forest of the vintage is come down.

Zechariah 11:3 There is a voice of the howling of the shepherds;
for their glory is spoiled:
a voice of the roaring of young lions;
for the pride of Jordan is spoiled.

The Epistle of James 5:1 Go to now, ye rich men,
weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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