Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be fat and flourishing;
And he is as a tree planted by brooks of water, which giveth its fruit in its season, and whose leaf fadeth not; and all that he doeth prospereth.
And already the axe is applied to the root of the trees; every tree therefore not producing good fruit is cut down and cast into the fire.
As to every branch in me not bearing fruit, he takes it away; and as to every one bearing fruit, he purges it that it may bring forth more fruit.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, fidelity,
being complete as regards the fruit of righteousness, which is by Jesus Christ, to God's glory and praise.
These are spots in your love-feasts, feasting together with you without fear, pasturing themselves; clouds without water, carried along by the winds; autumnal trees, without fruit, twice dead, rooted up;
In old age
Now also, when I am old and greyheaded, O God, forsake me not, until I have proclaimed thine arm unto this generation, thy might to every one that is to come.
But the righteous shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall increase in strength.
But the path of the righteous is as the shining light, going on and brightening until the day be fully come.
Even to old age, I am HE, and unto hoary hairs I will carry you: It is I that have made, and I will bear, and I will carry, and will deliver.
For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, and that spreadeth out its roots by the stream, and he shall not see when heat cometh, but his leaf shall be green; and in the year of drought he shall not be careful, neither shall he cease to yield fruit.
And by the river, upon its bank, on the one side and on the other, shall grow all trees for food, whose leaf shall not fade, nor their fruit fail: it shall bring forth new fruit every month, for its waters issue out of the sanctuary; and the fruit thereof shall be for food, and the leaf thereof for medicine.