Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the sun is no sooner risen with a burning heat, but it withereth the grass, and the flower thereof falleth, and the grace of the fashion of it perisheth: so also shall the rich man fade away in his ways.

Bible References


Matthew 13:6
But when the sun was up they were scorched, and because they had no root they withered away.
Mark 4:6
But when the sun came up it was scorched, and because it had no root it withered away.


James 5:1
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for the miseries that are coming upon you.
Luke 12:16
And he told them a parable, saying: "The ground of a certain rich man yielded plentifully.
Luke 16:19
"There was a certain rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and feasted sumptuously every day.
1 Corinthians 7:31
and those who use the world, as though they did not make full use of it. For the form of this world is passing away.
1 Peter 1:4
to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, kept in heaven for you,
1 Peter 5:4
And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.