Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

Receive

Matthew 13:20
But he who received the seed on rocky places, this is he who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy;
Mark 4:16
And these likewise are the ones sown on rocky ground who, when they hear the word, immediately receive it with joy;
Mark 6:20
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.
John 5:35
He was a burning and shining lamp, and you were willing to rejoice for a time in his light.
Galatians 3:1
You foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified?
Galatians 4:15
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.

And these

Ephesians 3:17
so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; and that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
Colossians 2:7
rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with thanksgiving.
Jude 1:12
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;

General references

Mark 4:5
Some fell on rocky ground, where it did not have much soil, and immediately it sprang up, because it had no depth of soil.
Luke 8:6
Some fell on the rock; and as it grew up, it withered away, because it had no moisture.