Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

These are spots in your feasts of charity, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear: clouds they are without water, carried about of winds; trees whose fruit withereth, without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots;

Are spots

Clouds

Carried

General references

Bible References

Are spots

2 Peter 2:13
they place their felicity in daily pleasure: they are a vile scandal to religion: when they are present at your love-feasts they indulge their luxury:

Feasts

1 Corinthians 11:21
for in eating every one strives to take his own supper first, and while one is hungry, another is surfeited.

Feeding

Luke 12:19
then I will say to my soul, soul, you have many enjoyments in reserve for a number of years; take your ease, eat, drink, and be merry.
Luke 16:19
There was a rich man, who used to dress in purple and fine linnen, and pass his days in pomp and luxury.
Luke 21:34
set a guard upon yourselves, that ye be not stupified by surfeiting and drunkenness, or by the disquietudes of this life, and so that day come upon you with a surprize.
Philippians 3:19
who in the. end will be ruin'd, who place their religion in sensuality, their glory in that which is their shame, and fix their thoughts upon this earth.
1 Thessalonians 5:6
therefore let us not sleep away our time like others, but be vigilant and temperate.
James 5:5
you have liv'd on the earth in voluptuousness and luxury: you have indulg'd your selves as in a day of sacrifice:

Clouds

2 Peter 2:17
These are wells without water; clouds agitated with a tempest, who are consigned to the obscurity of eternal darkness.

Carried

Ephesians 4:14
that we should be no longer children, fluctuating, and carried about with every empty doctrine, by men vers'd in sleight and the crafty arts of deceit:

Trees

Matthew 13:6
so that as the sun arose it was scorched, and for want of root, withered away.
Matthew 21:19
when seeing a fig-tree by the way, he came to it, and finding nothing thereon, but bare leaves, said to it, may you never more bear fruit. and presently the fig-tree withered away.
Mark 4:6
but when the sun was up, it was scorched, and for want of root, withered away.
Mark 11:21
Peter remembring the tree, said, master, see the fig-tree, which you cursed, is quite withered.
Luke 8:6
some fell upon very stony ground, which no sooner sprung up, but it wither'd away, for want of moisture:
John 15:4
be attach'd to me, and I shall be so to you. as the branch cannot bear fruit of it self, except it be attach'd to the vine: so neither can you, except you continue attach'd to me.

Twice

1 Timothy 5:6
the widow of pleasure is dead tho' she lives.
Hebrews 6:4
For it is impossible for those who were once enlightned, and have received the heavenly gifts, communicated by the holy spirit,
2 Peter 2:18
when their language swells with vanity, by applying to the sensual passions of the licentious, they allure those who were escap'd for a while, from such deceivers:

Plucked

Matthew 15:13
but he answered, every plantation which my heavenly father hath not planted shall be rooted up.
Mark 11:20
In the morning as they were coming back, they saw the fig-tree withered away to the very roots.

General references

Luke 23:31
for if the green wood burn thus, how will the dry wood flame?