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.
You must count seven weeks; you must begin to count them from the time you begin to harvest the standing grain.
And when the grain is ripe, he sends in the sickle because the harvest has come."
Then another angel came out of the temple, shouting in a loud voice to the one seated on the cloud, "Use your sickle and start to reap, because the time to reap has come, since the earth's harvest is ripe!"
For the Lord God of Israel who rules over all says, 'Fair Babylon will be like a threshing floor which has been trampled flat for harvest. The time for her to be cut down and harvested will come very soon.'
Whenever I want to restore the fortunes of my people,
and the enemy who sows them is the devil. The harvest is the end of the age, and the reapers are angels.
For the press
"I have stomped grapes in the winepress all by myself; no one from the nations joined me. I stomped on them in my anger; I trampled them down in my rage. Their juice splashed on my garments, and stained all my clothes.
(Samek) He rounded up all my mighty ones; The Lord did this in my midst. He summoned an assembly against me to shatter my young men. The Lord has stomped like grapes the virgin daughter, Judah.
Then another angel came out of the temple in heaven, and he too had a sharp sickle.
(Now the people of Sodom were extremely wicked rebels against the Lord.)
In the fourth generation your descendants will return here, for the sin of the Amorites has not yet reached its limit."
So the Lord said, "The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so blatant
The threshing floors are full of grain; the vats overflow with fresh wine and olive oil.