Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They on the rock are they, which, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no root, which for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
But he who received the seed on rocky places, this is he who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy;
And these likewise are the ones sown on rocky ground who, when they hear the word, immediately receive it with joy;
for Herod feared John and protected him, knowing that he was a righteous and holy man. When he heard him, he was much perplexed; and yet he heard him gladly.
He was a burning and shining lamp, and you were willing to rejoice for a time in his light.
You foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified?
What has become of the satisfaction you felt? For I bear you witness that, if possible, you would have plucked out your eyes and given them to me.
so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with thanksgiving.
These are the men who are blemishes in your love feasts when they feast with you without fear, caring for themselves; clouds without water, carried along by winds; autumn trees without fruit, twice dead, uprooted;