Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.
I do not say this because I am seeking a gift. Rather, I seek the credit that abounds to your account.
He is like a tree planted by flowing streams; it yields its fruit at the proper time, and its leaves never fall off. He succeeds in everything he attempts.
The godly grow like a palm tree; they grow high like a cedar in Lebanon.
He built a hedge around it, removed its stones, and planted a vine. He built a tower in the middle of it, and constructed a winepress. He waited for it to produce edible grapes, but it produced sour ones instead.
Then Jesus told this parable: "A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came looking for fruit on it and found none.
He takes away every branch that does not bear fruit in me. He prunes every branch that bears fruit so that it will bear more fruit.
But now, freed from sin and enslaved to God, you have your benefit leading to sanctification, and the end is eternal life.
Therefore after I have completed this and have safely delivered this bounty to them, I will set out for Spain by way of you,
2 Corinthians 9:10
Now God who provides seed for the sower and bread for food will provide and multiply your supply of seed and will cause the harvest of your righteousness to grow.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth --
that has come to you. Just as in the entire world this gospel is bearing fruit and growing, so it has also been bearing fruit and growing among you from the first day you heard it and understood the grace of God in truth.
Now all discipline seems painful at the time, not joyful. But later it produces the fruit of peace and righteousness for those trained by it.
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, accommodating, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial, and not hypocritical.