Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when he saw a fig tree in the way, he came to it, and found nothing thereon, but leaves only, and said unto it, Let no fruit grow on thee henceforward for ever. And presently the fig tree withered away.

The fig-tree

Bible References

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Luke 3:9
And even now the ax is laid at the root of the trees; every tree therefore that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire."
Luke 13:6
He told this parable: "A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came seeking fruit on it and found none.
John 15:2
Every branch in me that bears no fruit he takes away; and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, so that it may bear more fruit.
2 Timothy 3:5
holding a form of godliness but denying its power. Avoid such people.
Titus 1:16
They profess to know God, but they deny him by their deeds; they are detestable and disobedient, unfit for any good deed.


Mark 11:14
And he said to it, "May no one ever eat fruit from you again." And his disciples heard it.
Luke 19:42
saying, "If you had known, even you, this day, the things that make for peace! But now they are hidden from your eyes.
Hebrews 6:7
For land which drinks the rain that often falls upon it, and brings forth vegetation useful to those for whose sake it is cultivated, receives a blessing from God.
2 Peter 2:20
For if, after they have escaped the defilements of the world by the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and are overcome, the last state has become worse for them than the first.
Revelation 22:11
He who does wrong, let him do wrong still; and he who is filthy, let him be filthy still; and he who does right, let him do right still; and he who is holy, let him be holy still."

The fig-tree

Jude 1:12
These are the men who are blemishes in your love feasts when they feast with you without fear, caring for themselves; clouds without water, carried along by winds; autumn trees without fruit, twice dead, uprooted;