Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he ran before, and climbed up into a sycomore tree to see him: for he was to pass that way.


Bible References


Luke 5:19
And not finding how they might bring him in, for the crowd, having ascended upon the house, they put him down through the tiles, with the small couch, in the midst before Jesus.

A sycomore

1 Kings 10:27
And the king will give silver in Jerusalem, as stones, and cedars he gave as sycamores which are in the plain for multitude.
1 Chronicles 27:28
And over the olive trees and the sycamores which are in the low country, Baal-Hanan the Gederite: and over the treasures of oil, Joash:
Isaiah 9:10
The bncks fell, and we will build with hewn stone: the sycamores were cut down, and the cedars we will renew.
Amos 7:14
And Amos will answer and say to Amaziah, I am no prophet, and I not the son of a prophet; for I a herdsman, and gathering figs of the sycamores.