Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

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Bible References


Proverbs 6:6
Go to the ant, thou slothful one; see her ways, and be wise:
Proverbs 30:25
The ants a people not strong, and they will prepare their bread in the summer;
Isaiah 55:6
Seek ye Jehovah in his being found, and call him in his being near.

A son

Proverbs 12:4
A woman of strength is a crown to her husband: and she causing shame, as rottenness in his bones.
Proverbs 17:2
An understanding servant shall rule a son causing shame, and shall divide the inheritance in the midst of the brethren.
Proverbs 19:26
He oppressing the father and putting the mother to flight, is a son causing shame and causing disgrace.

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Jeremiah 8:20
The harvest passed by, the summer was completed, and we were not saved.