But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee:
The wild beasts of the desert shall also meet with the wild beasts of the island, and the satyr shall cry to his fellow; the screech owl also shall rest there, and find for herself a place of rest.
And the wild beasts of the islands shall cry in their desolate houses, and dragons in [their] pleasant palaces: and her time [is] near to come, and her days shall not be prolonged.
But wild beasts of the desert shall lie there; and their houses shall be full of doleful creatures; and owls shall dwell there, and satyrs shall dance there.
[So is] this great and wide sea, wherein [are] things creeping innumerable, both small and great beasts.
O LORD, how manifold are thy works! in wisdom hast thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches.
Man goeth forth unto his work and to his labour until the evening.
The sun ariseth, they gather themselves together, and lay them down in their dens.
The young lions roar after their prey, and seek their meat from God.
Thou makest darkness, and it is night: wherein all the beasts of the forest do creep [forth].
The voice of the LORD maketh the hinds to calve, and discovereth the forests: and in his temple doth every one speak of [his] glory.
Surely the mountains bring him forth food, where all the beasts of the field play.
Then the beasts go into dens, and remain in their places.
Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee: and the fishes of the sea shall declare unto thee.
For every kind of beasts, and of birds, and of serpents, and of things in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of mankind: