Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.

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Bible References

A fruitful vine

Genesis 49:22
Joseph a fruitful son, a fruitful son upon a fountain, the daughters mounting over a wall.
Proverbs 5:15
Drink water from thy pit, and flowing from the midst of thy well.
Ezekiel 19:10
Thy mother as a vine in thy blood, planted by the waters: she was fruitful and covered from much water.

Olive plants

Psalm 52:8
And I am as a green olive tree in the house of God: I trusted in the mercy of God forever and ever.
Psalm 144:12
That our sons as plants growing great in their youth, our daughters as corners variegated, the likeness of a temple:
Jeremiah 11:16
A green olive tree, fair, of fruit of figure, Jehovah called thy name; by the voice of a great noise he kindled a fire upon her, and its branches were evil.
Hosea 14:6
His sprouts shall go, and his strength shall be as the olive tree, and the odor to him as Lebanon.
Romans 11:24
For if thou according to nature wert cut out of the wild olive tree, and against nature wert grafted into the cultivated olive tree: how much more these, according to nature, shall be grafted into their own olive tree

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Psalm 127:5
Happy the man who filled his quiver from them: they shall not be ashamed when they shall speak with their enemies in the gate.

General references

Genesis 1:22
And God will praise them, saying, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and birds shall multiply in the earth.
Genesis 26:5
Because that Abraham listened to my voice, and he will watch my watches, my commands, my statutes, and my precepts.
Deuteronomy 28:4
Blessed the fruit of thy belly, and the fruit of thy land, and the fruit of thy cattle, the offspring of thine oxen and the flocks of thy sheep.