Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ephraim shall say, What have I to do any more with idols? I have heard him, and observed him: I am like a green fir tree. From me is thy fruit found.
He will sing before men, and say, I have sinned, and perverted what was right, and it hath not been requited to me;
I have indeed heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus: Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised as a bullock not trained: turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art Jehovah my God.
And he rose up and went to his own father. But while he was yet a long way off, his father saw him, and was moved with compassion, and ran, and fell upon his neck, and covered him with kisses.
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and says of him, Behold one truly an Israelite, in whom there is no guile.
I will give in the wilderness the cedar, acacia, myrtle, and oleaster; I will set in the desert the cypress, pine, and box-tree together;
Instead of the thorn shall come up the cypress, and instead of the nettle shall come up the myrtle; and it shall be to Jehovah for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
The glory of Lebanon shall come unto thee, the cypress, pine, and box-tree together, to beautify the place of my sanctuary; and I will make the place of my feet glorious.
for of his fulness we all have received, and grace upon grace.
I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, fidelity,
(for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,)
being complete as regards the fruit of righteousness, which is by Jesus Christ, to God's glory and praise.
for it is God who works in you both the willing and the working according to his good pleasure.
I have strength for all things in him that gives me power.
Every good gift and every perfect gift comes down from above, from the Father of lights, with whom is no variation nor shadow of turning.