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
Look not upon me, because I am dark, because the sun has darkened me: my mother's children were angry with me; they made me the keeper of the vineyards; but my own vineyard have I not kept.
For you have been a strength to the poor, a strength to the needy in his distress, a refuge from the storm, a shadow from the heat, for the blast of the terrible ones is as a storm against the wall.
And it came to pass, when the sun did arise, that God prepared a vehement east wind; and the sun beat upon the head of Jonah, so that he fainted, and wished in himself 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 beauty of the appearance of it perishes: so also shall the rich man fade away in his ways.
They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun strike them, nor any 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 whatsoever he does shall prosper.
Those that are planted in the house of the LORD shall flourish in the courts of our God.
Thus says the LORD; Cursed be the man that trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD.
That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
Rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
And with all deception of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.
These are spots in your love feasts, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear: clouds they are without water, carried about by winds; trees whose fruit withers, without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots;
And some fell upon a rock; and as soon as it was sprung up, it withered away, because it lacked moisture.