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.

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Bible References

Receive

Psalm 106:12
Then they believed his words; they sang his praise.
Isaiah 58:2
That they seek me daily and want to know my ways, as people that do righteousness and have not forsaken the rights of their God: they ask me of the rights of righteousness and desire to approach God.
Ezekiel 33:32
And, behold, thou art unto them as a singer of love songs, one that has a good voice and can sing well: and they shall hear thy words, but they will not do them.
Matthew 13:20
But he that was planted in stony places, the same is he that hears the word and receives it immediately with joy;
Mark 4:16
And likewise these are those who are sown on stony ground, who when they have heard the word immediately receive it with gladness
Mark 6:20
for Herod feared John, knowing that he was a just and holy man, and respected him; and when he heard him, he did many things and heard him gladly.
John 5:35
He was a burning and a shining light, and ye were willing to rejoice for one hour in his light.
Galatians 3:1
O foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you that ye should not trust in the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ has been evidently set forth, crucified among you?
Galatians 4:15
Where is then the blessedness ye spoke of? for I bear you record that if it had been possible, ye would have plucked out your own eyes and have given them to me.

And these

Job 19:28
But ye should say, Why should we persecute him, seeing that the root of the matter is found in me?
Proverbs 12:3
Man shall not be established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous shall not be moved.
Ephesians 3:17
that the Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith, that ye, being rooted and grounded in charity,
Colossians 2:7
rooted and built up in him and confirmed in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.
Jude 1:12
These are spots in your banquets of charity, feeding themselves without any fear whatsoever: clouds without water, carried to and fro of the winds; trees withered as in fall, without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots;

General references

Psalm 106:12
Then they believed his words; they sang his praise.
Mark 4:5
And some fell on stony ground where it had not much earth, and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of earth;
Luke 8:6
And some fell upon the rock, and as soon as it was sprung up, it withered away because it lacked moisture.