Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He shall be
The memory of the righteous is a blessing, but the reputation of the wicked will rot.
Not only that, but I have seen the wicked approaching and entering the temple, and as they left the holy temple, they boasted in the city that they had done so. This also is an enigma.
The dead do not come back to life, the spirits of the dead do not rise. That is because you came in judgment and destroyed them, you wiped out all memory of them.
"But there is hope for a tree: If it is cut down, it will sprout again, and its new shoots will not fail.
Below his roots dry up, and his branches wither above.
He called out loudly as follows: 'Chop down the tree and lop off its branches! Strip off its foliage and scatter its fruit! Let the animals flee from under it and the birds from its branches!
Even now the ax is laid at the root of the trees, and every tree that does not produce good fruit will be cut down and thrown into the fire.