Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?
For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be: yea, you shall diligently consider his place, and it shall not be.
How are they brought into desolation, as in a moment! they are utterly consumed with terrors.
When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they shall be destroyed forever:
For the sun is no sooner risen with a burning heat, but it withers the grass, and its flower falls, and the beauty of the appearance of it perishes: so also shall the rich man fade away in his ways.
Come now, you rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you.
And it shall be as when the reaper gathers the grain, and reaps the ears with his arm; and it shall be as he that gathers ears in the valley of Rephaim.
And I looked, and behold a white cloud, and upon the cloud one sat like unto the Son of man, having on his head a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.