Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
though the wicked spring up as the grass, and all the evildoers flourish, they will be destroyed forever.
But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God's house. I trust in God's loving kindness forever and ever.
Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree; and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: and it shall be to Yahweh for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off."
They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat: for as the days of a tree shall be the days of my people, and my chosen shall long enjoy the work of their hands.
I will be like the dew to Israel. He will blossom like the lily, and send down his roots like Lebanon.
For there is no good tree that brings forth rotten fruit; nor again a rotten tree that brings forth good fruit.