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 came up it was scorched and withered up, because it had no root.
Mark 4:6
but when the sun came up, it was scorched, and withered up, because it had no root.


James 5:1
Come now, you rich people! weep aloud and howl over the miseries that are going to overtake you!
Luke 12:16
And he told them this story: "A certain rich man's lands yielded heavily.
Luke 16:19
"There was once a rich man, who used to dress in purple and fine linen, and to live in luxury every day.
1 Corinthians 7:31
and those who mix in the world, as though they were not absorbed in it. For the present shape of the world is passing away.
1 Peter 1:4
and to an imperishable, unsullied, and unfading inheritance, which is kept safe for you in heaven,
1 Peter 5:4
and when the chief shepherd appears, you will receive the glorious wreath that will never fade.