Joel 2:1-3 Douay-Rheims 1899 American Edition (DRA)
2 Blow ye the trumpet in Sion, sound an alarm in my holy mountain, let all the inhabitants of the land tremble: because the day of the Lord cometh, because it is nigh at hand,
2 A day of darkness, and of gloominess, a day of clouds and whirlwinds: a numerous and strong people as the morning spread upon the mountains: the like to it hath not been from the beginning, nor shall be after it even to the years of generation and generation.
3 Before the face thereof a devouring fire, and behind it a burning flame: the land is like a garden of pleasure before it, and behind it a desolate wilderness, neither is there any one that can escape it.
Joel 2:1-3 New International Version (NIV)
An Army of Locusts
2 Blow the trumpet in Zion;
Let all who live in the land tremble,
3 Before them fire devours,