Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Yet hath he not root in himself, but dureth for a while: for when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, by and by he is offended.

Bible References


Matthew 13:6
And, the sun having risen, they were scorched; and, because they had no root, they withered away.
Matthew 7:22
Many will say to Me in that day, 'Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy by Thy name? and by Thy name cast out demons, and by Thy name do many mighty works,'"
Luke 8:13
"And those on the rock are those who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no root; who, for a season, believe, and in time of temptation fall away.
John 6:26
Jesus answered them and said, "Verily, verily, I say to you, ye seek Me, not because ye saw signs, but because ye ate of the loaves, and were filled.
John 15:5
I am the vine, ye are the branches. He that abides in Me, and I in him, the same bears much fruit; because, apart from Me, ye can do nothing.
Acts 8:21
You have no part nor lot in this matter; for your heart is not right before God.
Galatians 5:6
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.
Galatians 6:15
For neither is circumcision anything, nor uncircumcision, but a new creation.
Ephesians 3:17
that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that ye, having been rooted and grounded in love,
2 Peter 1:8
For these things, belonging to you and abounding, make you neither idle nor unfruitful regarding the full knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ;
1 John 2:19
They went out from among us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us; but they went out, that they might be made manifest, that they are not all of us.


Matthew 10:22
And ye will be hated by all, for My name's sake; but he who endures to the end, the same shall be saved.
Matthew 24:13
But he that endures to the end, the same shall be saved.
Romans 2:7
to those who, by patience in well-doing, are seeking for glory and honor and incorruption, eternal life;
Philippians 1:6
having become persuaded of this very thing, that He Who began in you a good work will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ;
1 Peter 1:5
who are being guarded by God's power, through faith unto a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time;


Matthew 13:57
And they were finding in Him occasion to stumble. And Jesus said to them "a prophet is not without honor, except in his own country, and in his own house."
Matthew 11:6
And happy is he, whosoever shall find no occasion of stumbling in Me."
Matthew 24:9
Then will they deliver you up to tribulation, and will slay you; and ye will be hated by all the nations for My name's sake.
Matthew 26:31
Then Jesus saith to them, "All ye will be made to stumble because of Me this night; for it has been written, 'I will smite the Shepherd, and the sheep of the flock will be scattered abroad.'
2 Timothy 1:15
You know this, that all in Asia turned away from me; of whom are Phygellus and Hermogenes.

General references

Matthew 7:27
and the rain descended, and the streams came, and the winds blew and beat upon that house; and it fell; and great was its fall."
Matthew 25:2
And five of them were foolish, and five wise;
Luke 8:6
And another fell upon the rock; and, springing up, it was withered because of not having moisture.
John 16:1
"These things have I spoken to you, that ye be not made to stumble.