Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Repent!" he said, "for the Kingdom of Heaven is coming!"
Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is abundant enough, but the reapers are few.
"Listen to another figure. There was a land owner who planted a vineyard and fenced it in, and hewed out a wine-vat in it, and built a watch-tower, and leased it to tenants, and left the neighborhood.
"I am the true vine, and my Father is the cultivator.
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem! murdering the prophets, and stoning those who are sent to her, how often I have longed to gather your children around me, as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, but you refused!
just as a man when he leaves home to go on a journey, and puts his slaves in charge, each with his duties, gives orders to the watchman to keep watch.
fit you by every blessing to do his will, and through Jesus Christ carry out in us what will please him. To him be glory forever and ever. Amen.
2 Peter 1:5
For this very reason make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,