Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is time to seek the LORD, till he come and rain righteousness upon you.

General references

Bible References

Sow

Hosea 8:7
For they sow the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: he hath no standing grain; the blade shall yield no meal; if so be it yield, strangers shall swallow it up.
Psalm 126:5
They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
Proverbs 11:18
The wicked earneth deceitful wages; But he that soweth righteousness hath a sure reward.
Proverbs 18:21
Death and life are in the power of the tongue; And they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
Ecclesiastes 11:6
In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thy hand; for thou knowest not which shall prosper, whether this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good.
Isaiah 32:20
Blessed are yet that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.
James 3:18
And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace for them that make peace.

Time

Psalm 105:4
Seek ye Jehovah and his strength; Seek his face evermore.
Isaiah 31:1
Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help, and rely on horses, and trust in chariots because they are many, and in horsemen because they are very strong, but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek Jehovah!
Isaiah 55:6
Seek ye Jehovah while he may be found; call ye upon him while he is near:
Jeremiah 29:12
And ye shall call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.
Jeremiah 50:4
In those days, and in that time, saith Jehovah, the children of Israel shall come, they and the children of Judah together; they shall go on their way weeping, and shall seek Jehovah their God.
Amos 5:4
For thus saith Jehovah unto the house of Israel, Seek ye me, and ye shall live;
Zephaniah 2:1
Gather yourselves together, yea, gather together, O nation that hath no shame;
Luke 13:24
Strive to enter in by the narrow door: for many, I say unto you, shall seek to enter in, and shall not be able.

Rain

Hosea 6:3
And let us know, let us follow on to know Jehovah: his going forth is sure as the morning; and he will come unto us as the rain, as the latter rain that watereth the earth.
Psalm 72:6
He will come down like rain upon the mown grass, As showers that water the earth.
Isaiah 5:6
and I will lay it waste; it shall not be pruned nor hoed; but there shall come up briers and thorns: I will also command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.
Isaiah 30:23
And he will give the rain for thy seed, wherewith thou shalt sow the ground; and bread of the increase of the ground, and it shall be fat and plenteous. In that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures;
Isaiah 44:3
For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and streams upon the dry ground; I will pour my Spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring:
Isaiah 45:8
Distil, ye heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness: let the earth open, that it may bring forth salvation, and let it cause righteousness to spring up together; I, Jehovah, have created it.
Ezekiel 34:26
And I will make them and the places round about my hill a blessing; and I will cause the shower to come down in its season; there shall be showers of blessing.
Acts 2:18
Yea and on my servants and on my handmaidens in those days Will I pour forth of my Spirit; and they shall prophesy.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

General references

Mark 4:5
And other fell on the rocky ground , where it had not much earth; and straightway it sprang up, because it had no deepness of earth: