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
Don't stare at me because I am dark, because the sun has scorched me. My mother's sons were angry with me. They made me keeper of the vineyards. I haven't kept my own vineyard.
For you have been a stronghold to the poor, a stronghold to the needy in his distress, a refuge from the storm, a shade from the heat, when the blast of the dreaded ones is like a storm against the wall.
It happened, when the sun arose, that God prepared a sultry east wind; and the sun beat on Jonah's head, so that he fainted, and requested for himself that he might die, and said, "It is better for me to die than to live."
For the sun arises with the scorching wind, and withers the grass, and the flower in it falls, and the beauty of its appearance perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in his pursuits.
They will never be hungry, neither thirsty any more; neither will the sun beat on them, nor any heat;
He will be like a tree planted by the streams of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season, whose leaf also does not wither. Whatever he does shall prosper.
They are planted in Yahweh's house. They will flourish in our God's courts.
Thus says Yahweh: Cursed is the man who trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from Yahweh.
that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; to the end that you, being rooted and grounded in love,
rooted and built up in him, and established in the faith, even as you were taught, abounding in it in thanksgiving.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with all deception of wickedness for those who are being lost, because they didn't receive the love of the truth, that they might be saved.
These are hidden rocky reefs in your love feasts when they feast with you, shepherds who without fear feed themselves; clouds without water, carried along by winds; autumn leaves without fruit, twice dead, plucked up by the roots;
Other seed fell on the rock, and as soon as it grew, it withered away, because it had no moisture.