Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.
Every grain offering of yours, moreover, you shall season with salt, so that
the salt of the covenant of your God shall not be lacking from your grain offering; with all your offerings you shall offer salt.
Let your speech always be with grace, as though seasoned with salt, so that you will know how you should respond to each person.
“For everyone will be salted with fire.
“Therefore, salt is good; but if even salt has become tasteless, with what will it be seasoned?
For in the case of those who have once been
enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,
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.
Can wood be taken from it to make
anything, or can men take a peg from it on which to hang any vessel?