Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

General references

Bible References

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Luke 3:9
And also the axe is already laid at the root of the trees: therefore every tree not making good fruit is cut down, and cast into fire.
Luke 13:6
And he spake this parable: A certain had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came seeking fruit on it, and found not.
John 15:2
Every branch in me not bearing fruit he takes away: and every one bearing fruit, he cleanses it, that it might bear more fruit.
2 Timothy 3:5
Having a form of devotion, and having denied its power: and these renounce.
Titus 1:16
They confess to know God; and in works they deny, being abominable, and disobedient, and to every good work not tried.

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Mark 11:14
And Jesus having answered, said to it, May none eat more fruit of thee forever. And his disciples heard.
Luke 19:42
Saying, That if thou knewest, also thou, and also in this thy day, the things for thy peace! and now have they been hid from thine eyes.
Hebrews 6:7
For the earth drinking the rain coming often upon it, and bringing forth the vegetable fitting well to them by whom it is cultivated, receives commendation from God:
2 Peter 2:20
For if having escaped the pollutions of the world by the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and again entangling with these, they be conquered, the last things have been to them worse than the first.
Revelation 22:11
He being unjust, let him be unjust yet: and he being filthy, let him be filthy yet: and the just, let him do justice yet: and the holy, let him be holy yet.

The fig-tree

Jude 1:12
These are spots in your loves, feasting together fearlessly, taking care of themselves: clouds wanting water, carried about by winds; decayed trees, unfruitful, twice dead, uprooted;

General references

Song of Songs 6:6
Thy teeth as a herd of sheep which went up from the washing, all of them bearing twins, and none barren among them.