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 looks upon men, and if any say, I have sinned and perverted that which was right, and it did not profit me;
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus, Thou hast afflicted me, and I was chastised as an indomitable bullock: turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art the LORD my God.
And he arose and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him and was moved with compassion and ran and fell on his neck and kissed him.
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him and said of him, Behold a true Israelite, in whom is no guile!
I will bring forth in the wilderness cedars, thorns, myrtles, and olive trees; I will set in the desert the fir tree and the pine and the box tree together:
Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: and it shall be to the LORD for a name, for an eternal sign that shall not be cut off.
The glory of Lebanon shall come unto thee, the fir tree, the pine tree, and the box together, to beautify the place of my sanctuary; and I will honour the place of my feet.
And of his fullness we have all received, and grace for grace.
I AM the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman.
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),
being filled with fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.
For it is God who works in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure.
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness neither shadow of turning.