Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But he has no root in himself and does not endure; when trouble or persecution comes because of the word, immediately he falls away.
They will not be hungry or thirsty; the sun's oppressive heat will not beat down on them, for one who has compassion on them will guide them; he will lead them to springs of water.
For the sun rises with its heat and dries up the meadow; the petal of the flower falls off and its beauty is lost forever. So also the rich person in the midst of his pursuits will wither away.
They will never go hungry or be thirsty again, and the sun will not beat down on them, nor any burning heat,
Everyone who hears these words of mine and does not do them is like a foolish man who built his house on sand.
Those on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in a time of testing fall away.
that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, so that, because you have been rooted and grounded in love,
if indeed you remain in the faith, established and firm, without shifting from the hope of the gospel that you heard. This gospel has also been preached in all creation under heaven, and I, Paul, have become its servant.
rooted and built up in him and firm in your faith just as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.