Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
His branches shall spread, and his beauty shall be as the olive tree, and his smell as Lebanon.
Thou prepared [place] before it, and it took deep root, and filled the land.
He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil. He placed it beside many waters. He set it as a willow tree.
Behold, the Assyrian was a cedar in Lebanon with fair branches, and with a forest-like shade, and of high stature, and its top was among the thick boughs.
Thus were the visions of my head upon my bed: I saw, and, behold, a tree in the midst of the earth, and the height of it was great.
He set forth another parable to them, saying, The kingdom of the heavens is like a grain of mustard plant, which having taken, a man sowed in his field.
I am the TRUE grapevine, and my Father is the farmer.
And if the first fruit is holy, the branch is also. And if the root is holy, the branches are also.
And his beauty
But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God. I trust in the loving kindness of God forever and ever.
Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine in the innermost parts of thy house, thy sons like olive plants round about thy table.
And he came near, and kissed him. And he smelled the smell of his raiment, and blessed him, and said, See, the smell of my son is as the smell of a field that LORD has blessed.
2 Corinthians 2:14
And thanks is to God who always causes us to triumph in the Christ, and who makes manifest the aroma of the knowledge of him in every place, through us.
But I receive all things, and I abound. I have been filled, having received from Epaphroditus the things from you, an aroma of fragrance, an acceptable sacrifice well-pleasing to God.
In days to come Jacob shall take root; Israel shall blossom and bud. And they shall fill the face of the world with fruit.