21 Bible Verses about

Not Reaping What You Sow

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Genesis 45:6

"For the famine has been in the land these two years, and there are still five years in which there will be neither plowing nor harvesting.

Joel 1:11

Be ashamed, O farmers, Wail, O vinedressers, For the wheat and the barley; Because the harvest of the field is destroyed.

Jeremiah 8:20

"Harvest is past, summer is ended, And we are not saved."

Micah 7:1

Woe is me! For I am Like the fruit pickers, like the grape gatherers There is not a cluster of grapes to eat, Or a first-ripe fig which I crave.

Jeremiah 9:22

Speak, "Thus says the LORD, 'The corpses of men will fall like dung on the open field, And like the sheaf after the reaper, But no one will gather them.'"

Hosea 8:7

For they sow the wind And they reap the whirlwind The standing grain has no heads; It yields no grain. Should it yield, strangers would swallow it up.

Micah 6:15

"You will sow but you will not reap You will tread the olive but will not anoint yourself with oil; And the grapes, but you will not drink wine.

Psalm 129:7

With which the reaper does not fill his hand, Or the binder of sheaves his bosom;

Jeremiah 50:16

"Cut off the sower from Babylon And the one who wields the sickle at the time of harvest; From before the sword of the oppressor They will each turn back to his own people And they will each flee to his own land.

Psalm 78:46

He gave also their crops to the grasshopper And the product of their labor to the locust.

Job 5:5

"His harvest the hungry devour And take it to a place of thorns, And the schemer is eager for their wealth.

Job 31:8

Let me sow and another eat, And let my crops be uprooted.

Jeremiah 12:13

"They have sown wheat and have reaped thorns, They have strained themselves to no profit But be ashamed of your harvest Because of the fierce anger of the LORD."

Ecclesiastes 11:4

He who watches the wind will not sow and he who looks at the clouds will not reap.

Luke 19:21

for I was afraid of you, because you are an exacting man; you take up what you did not lay down and reap what you did not sow.'

Matthew 25:24

"And the one also who had received the one talent came up and said, 'Master, I knew you to be a hard man, reaping where you did not sow and gathering where you scattered no seed.

Matthew 25:26

"But his master answered and said to him, 'You wicked, lazy slave, you knew that I reap where I did not sow and gather where I scattered no seed.

Luke 19:22

"He said to him, 'By your own words I will judge you, you worthless slave. Did you know that I am an exacting man, taking up what I did not lay down and reaping what I did not sow?

John 4:38

"I sent you to reap that for which you have not labored; others have labored and you have entered into their labor."

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