Swarms of locusts obscure the Giza pyramids near Cairo, November 17, 2004. The pink locusts that swept through Cairo recalled the plague of biblical Egypt, flying high above tall towers and scaring pedestrians who stamped on them or ran for cover. Photo by Aladin Abdel Naby/Reuters
From The Bible:
Exodus 10:4 – Else, if thou refuse to let my people go, behold, to morrow will I bring the locusts into thy coast:
Exodus 10:12 – And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left.
Exodus 10:13 – And Moses stretched forth his rod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the land all that day, and all that night; and when it was morning, the east wind brought the locusts.
Exodus 10:14 – And the locust went up over all the land of Egypt, and rested in all the coasts of Egypt: very grievous were they; before them there were no suchlocusts as they, neither after them shall be such.
Exodus 10:19 – And the LORD turned a mighty strong west wind, which took away the locusts, and cast them into the Red sea; there remained not one locustin all the coasts of Egypt.
Leviticus 11:22 – Even these of them ye may eat; the locust after his kind, and the bald locust after his kind, and the beetle after his kind, and the grasshopper after his kind.
Deuteronomy 28:38 – Thou shalt carry much seed out into the field, and shalt gather but little in; for the locust shall consume it.
Deuteronomy 28:42 – All thy trees and fruit of thy land shall the locustconsume.
1 Kings 8:37 – If there be in the land famine, if there be pestilence, blasting, mildew, locust, or if there be caterpiller; if their enemy besiege them in the land of their cities; whatsoever plague, whatsoever sickness there be;
2 Chronicles 6:28 – If there be dearth in the land, if there be pestilence, if there be blasting, or mildew, locusts, or caterpillers; if their enemies besiege them in the cities of their land; whatsoever sore or whatsoever sickness there be:
2 Chronicles 7:13 – If I shut up heaven that there be no rain, or if I command the locusts to devour the land, or if I send pestilence among my people;
Psalms 78:46 – He gave also their increase unto the caterpiller, and their labour unto the locust.
Psalms 105:34 – He spake, and the locusts came, and caterpillers, and that without number,
Psalms 109:23 – I am gone like the shadow when it declineth: I am tossed up and down as the locust.
Proverbs 30:27 – The locusts have no king, yet go they forth all of them by bands;
Isaiah 33:4 – And your spoil shall be gathered like the gathering of the caterpiller: as the running to and fro of locusts shall he run upon them.
Joel 1:4 – That which the palmerworm hath left hath the locust eaten; and that which the locust hath left hath the cankerworm eaten; and that which the cankerworm hath left hath the caterpiller eaten.
Joel 2:25 – And I will restore to you the years that the locust hath eaten, the cankerworm, and the caterpiller, and the palmerworm, my great army which I sent among you.
Nahum 3:15 – There shall the fire devour thee; the sword shall cut thee off, it shall eat thee up like the cankerworm: make thyself many as the cankerworm, make thyself many as the locusts.
Nahum 3:17 – Thy crowned are as the locusts, and thy captains as the great grasshoppers, which camp in the hedges in the cold day, but when the sun ariseth they flee away, and their place is not known where they are.
From The Koran:
The Elevated Places 7.133 Therefore We sent upon them widespread death, and the locusts and the lice and the frog and the blood, clear signs; but they behaved haughtily and they were a guilty people.
The Moon 54.7 Their eyes cast down, going forth from their graves as if they were scattered locust
Be afraid. Be very very afraid.