Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when the sun was up, it was scorched; and because it had no root, it withered away.
Song of Songs 1:6
Do not look upon me because I am dark because the sun has looked upon me; my mother's sons were angry with me; they made me the keeper of the vineyards, but I have not kept my own vineyard.
For thou hast been strength to the poor, strength to the needy in his distress, refuge from the storm, shadow from the heat, for the force of the violent is as a storm against the wall.
And it came to pass, when the sun arose, that God prepared a vehement east wind; and the sun beat upon the head of Jonah that he fainted and wished in his soul to die and said, It is better for me to die than to live.
For the sun is no sooner risen with a burning heat, but it withers the grass, and its flower falls, and the beautiful appearance of it perishes: so also shall the rich man fade away in his ways.
They shall hunger no more neither thirst anymore; neither shall the sun be thrust upon them nor any other heat.
And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatever he does shall prosper.
Those that are planted in the house of the LORD shall flourish in the courts of our God.
Thus hath the LORD said; Cursed be the man that trusts in man and makes flesh his arm and whose heart departs from the LORD.
that the Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith, that ye, being rooted and grounded in charity,
rooted and built up in him and confirmed in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with all deception of iniquity working in those that perish because they did not receive the charity of the truth, to be saved.
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;
And some fell upon the rock, and as soon as it was sprung up, it withered away because it lacked moisture.