Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that the plowman shall overtake the reaper, and the treader of grapes him that soweth seed; and the mountains shall drop sweet wine, and all the hills shall melt.

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Bible References


Leviticus 26:5
And your threshing shall reach to the vintage, and the vintage shall reach to the sowing time, and ye shall eat your bread to the full, and dwell in your land safely.
Ezekiel 36:35
And they shall say, This land that was desolate has become like the garden of Eden. And the waste and desolate and ruined cities are fortified and inhabited.
Hosea 2:21
And it shall come to pass in that day, I will answer, says LORD. I will answer the heavens, and they shall answer the earth,
John 4:35
Do ye not say, There are still four months and the harvest comes? Behold, I say to you, lift up your eyes and see the fields, that they are already white for harvest.

The mountains

Isaiah 35:1
The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad. And the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.
Isaiah 55:13
Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree. And it shall be to LORD for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
Joel 3:18
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the mountains shall drop down sweet wine, and the hills shall flow with milk, and all the brooks of Judah shall flow with waters. And a fountain shall come forth from the house of LORD, a

The hills

Amos 9:5
For the Lord, LORD of hosts, [is] he who touches the land and it melts, and all who dwell therein shall mourn. And it shall rise up wholly like the River, and shall sink again like the River of Egypt.
Judges 5:5
The mountains quaked at the presence of LORD, even yon Sinai at the presence of LORD, the God of Israel.
Psalm 97:5
The mountains melted like wax at the presence of LORD, at the presence of LORD of the whole earth.

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Joel 2:24
And the floors shall be full of wheat, and the vats shall overflow with new wine and oil.