Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Those on the rock are the people who on hearing the Message receive it joyfully; but they have no root: for a time they believe, but when trial comes they fall away.
Some falls on rocky ground, where it has but scanty soil. It quickly shows itself above ground, because it has no depth of earth;
Some falls on the rocky ground where it finds but little earth, and it shoots up quickly because it has no depth of soil;
Or is it that you think slightingly of His infinite goodness, forbearance and patience, unaware that the goodness of God is gently drawing you to repentance?
For this reason--as the Holy Spirit warns us, "To-day, if you hear His voice,