Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And at the season he sent a servant to the husbandmen, that they should give him of the fruit of the vineyard: but the husbandmen beat him, and sent him away empty.

Bible References

The season

Matthew 21:34
When vintage-time approached, he sent his servants to the vine-dressers to receive his share of the grapes;
Mark 12:2
At vintage-time he sent one of his servants to receive from the vine-dressers a share of the grapes.

Beat

Luke 11:47
Alas for you! for you repair the tombs of the Prophets, whom your forefathers killed.
Luke 13:34
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee, how often have I desired to gather thy children just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not come!