Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Hosea 13:13 in English Standard Version "The pangs of childbirth come for him, but he is an unwise son, for at the right time he does not present himself at the opening of the womb." 2Ki 19:3 They said to him, “Thus says Hezekiah, This day is a day of distress, of rebuke, and of disgrace; children have come to the point of birth, and there is no strength to bring them forth. Isa 13:8 They will be dismayed: pangs and agony will seize them; they will be in anguish like a woman in labor. They will look aghast at one another; their faces will be aflame. 1Th 5:3 While people are saying, “There is peace and security,” then sudden destruction will come upon them as labor pains come upon a pregnant woman, and they will not escape.