Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Put ye in the sickle, for the harvest is ripe: come, get you down; for the press is full, the fats overflow; for their wickedness is great.

General references

Bible References

The sickle

Deuteronomy 16:9
Let seven weeks be numbered from the first day when the grain is cut.
Mark 4:29
But when the grain is ready, he quickly sends men to get it cut, because the time for cutting has come.
Revelation 14:15
And another angel came out from the house of God, crying with a loud voice to him who was seated on the cloud, Put in your blade, and let the grain be cut: because the hour for cutting it is come; for the grain of the earth is over-ready.

The harvest

Jeremiah 51:33
For these are the words of the Lord of armies, the God of Israel: The daughter of Babylon is like a grain-floor when it is stamped down; before long, the time of her grain-cutting will come.
Hosea 6:11
And Judah has put up disgusting images for himself.
Matthew 13:39
And he who put them in the earth is Satan; and the getting in of the grain is the end of the world; and those who get it in are the angels.

For the press

Isaiah 63:3
I have been crushing the grapes by myself, and of the peoples there was no man with me: in my wrath and in my passion, they were crushed under my feet; and my robes are marked with their life-blood, and all my clothing is red.
Lamentations 1:15
The Lord has made sport of all my men of war in me, he has got men together against me to send destruction on my young men: the virgin daughter of Judah has been crushed like grapes under the feet of the Lord.
Revelation 14:17
And another angel came out from the house of God which is in heaven, having a sharp curved blade.

For their

Genesis 13:13
Now the men of Sodom were evil, and great sinners before the Lord.
Genesis 15:16
And in the fourth generation they will come back here; for at present the sin of the Amorite is not full.
Genesis 18:20
And the Lord said, Because the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is very great, and their sin is very evil,

General references

Joel 2:24
And the floors will be full of grain, and the crushing-places overflowing with wine and oil.

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