Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat; the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls:

Bible References

The fig-tree

Deuteronomy 28:15
And it being, if thou shalt not hear to the voice of Jehovah thy God, to watch to do all his commands and his laws which I command thee this day; and all these curses came upon thee, and overtook thee:
Jeremiah 14:2
Judah mourned and her gates languished; they were darkened to the earth, and the outcry of Jerusalem went up.
Joel 1:10
The field was laid waste, the land mourned; for the grain was laid waste, the new wine was dried up, the new oil languished.
Amos 4:6
And also I gave to you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places: and ye turned not back even to me, says Jehovah.
Haggai 2:16
Who were ye coming to the heap of twenty and it was ten? coming to the wine-vat to draw fifty of the wine-press, and there was twenty?

General references

Psalm 25:17
The straits of my heart were enlarged: bring me out from my distresses.
Psalm 94:19
In the multitude of my thoughts in my midst thy consolations will delight my soul.
Isaiah 16:10
And joy and gladness was taken away from Carmel, and in the vineyards there shall be no shout for joy, there shall be no cry with a loud voice: and he treading shall not tread out wine in the wine-vat: I caused the vintage shout to cease.
Isaiah 19:15
And there shall not be to Egypt a work which shall make head and tail, branch and reed.
Luke 1:46
And Mary said, My soul magnifies the Lord.