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, you sluggard. Consider her ways, and be wise;
Proverbs 30:25
the ants are not a strong people, yet they provide their food in the summer.
Isaiah 55:6
Seek Yahweh while he may be found; call you on him while he is near:

A son

Proverbs 12:4
A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, but a disgraceful wife is as rottenness in his bones.
Proverbs 17:2
A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who causes shame, and shall have a part in the inheritance among the brothers.
Proverbs 19:26
He who robs his father and drives away his mother, is a son who causes shame and brings reproach.

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Jeremiah 8:20
The harvest is past, the summer is ended, and we are not saved.