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 have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: it hath no stalk; should it sprout, it would yield no meal; if so be it yield, strangers shall swallow it up.
Psalm 126:5
They that sow in tears shall reap with rejoicing:
Proverbs 11:18
The wicked worketh a deceitful work; 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 ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.
James 3:18
But the fruit of righteousness in peace is sown for them that make peace.

Time

Psalm 105:4
Seek Jehovah and his strength, seek his face continually;
Isaiah 31:1
Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help, and depend on horses, and confide in chariots because they are many, and in horsemen because they are very strong; and who 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 at that time, saith Jehovah, the children of Israel shall come, they and the children of Judah together, going and weeping as they go, 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
Collect yourselves and gather together, O nation without shame,
Luke 13:24
Strive with earnestness to enter in through the narrow door, for many, I say to you, will seek to enter in and will not be able.

Rain

Hosea 6:3
and we shall know, we shall follow on to know Jehovah: his going forth is assured as the morning dawn; and he will come unto us as the rain, as the latter rain which watereth the earth.
Psalm 72:6
He shall come down like rain on the mown grass, as showers that water the earth.
Isaiah 5:6
and I will make it a waste it shall not be pruned nor cultivated, but there shall come up briars and thorns; and I will command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.
Isaiah 30:23
And he will give the rain of thy seed with which thou shalt sow the ground; and bread, the produce of the ground, and it shall be fat and rich. In that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures;
Isaiah 44:3
For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground; I will pour my Spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring.
Isaiah 45:8
Drop down, ye heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness; let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation, and with it let righteousness spring up. 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, even upon my bondmen and upon my bondwomen in those days will I pour out of my Spirit, and they shall prophesy.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I have planted; Apollos watered; but God has given the increase.

General references

Mark 4:5
And another fell on the rocky ground, where it had not much earth, and immediately it sprung up out of the ground because it had no depth of earth;