28 Bible Verses about Reaping What You Sow
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Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.
For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.
Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.
Sow with a view to righteousness,
Reap in accordance with kindness;
Break up your fallow ground,
For it is time to seek the Lord
Until He comes to rain righteousness on you.
“Then this shall be the sign for you: you will eat this year what grows of itself, in the second year what springs from the same, and in the third year sow, reap, plant vineyards and eat their fruit.
For they sow the wind
And they reap the whirlwind.
The standing grain has no heads;
It yields no grain.
Should it yield, strangers would swallow it up.
“And the one also who had received the one talent came up and said, ‘Master, I knew you to be a hard man, reaping where you did not sow and gathering where you scattered no seed.
He *said to him, ‘By your own words I will judge you, you worthless slave. Did you know that I am an exacting man, taking up what I did not lay down and reaping what I did not sow?
Sow your seed in the morning and do not be idle in the evening, for you do not know whether morning or evening sowing will succeed, or whether both of them alike will be good.
“You will sow but you will not reap.
You will tread the olive but will not anoint yourself with oil;
And the grapes, but you will not drink wine.
And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.
Now He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will supply and multiply your seed for sowing and increase the harvest of your righteousness;
Consider the ravens, for they neither sow nor reap; they have no storeroom nor barn, and yet God feeds them; how much more valuable you are than the birds!
From Thematic Bible
Say to the righteous that it will go well with them, For they will eat the fruit of their actions. Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.
Sow with a view to righteousness, Reap in accordance with kindness; Break up your fallow ground, For it is time to seek the LORD Until He comes to rain righteousness on you. You have plowed wickedness, you have reaped injustice, You have eaten the fruit of lies Because you have trusted in your way, in your numerous warriors,
"For the day of the LORD draws near on all the nations As you have done, it will be done to you Your dealings will return on your own head. "Because just as you drank on My holy mountain, All the nations will drink continually. They will drink and swallow And become as if they had never existed.
Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap. For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.
Topics on Reaping What You Sow
- Abusive Parents
- Agriculture, Qualities Needed
- Avoiding Deceit
- Being Deceived
- Deceiving Oneself
- Destruction Of Plants
- Entering Life
- False Confidence
- Flesh As The Sinful Nature
- Fruits Of Sin
- Grace, And Holy Spirit
- Heavenly Rewards
- Hell, As An Experience
- Living For The Material
- Metaphorical Ploughing
- Moral Decay
- Nature Decaying
- Not Reaping What You Sow
- Not Sowing
- Paul, Teaching Of
- Planting Seeds
- Pleasing God
- Possessions Decaying
- Promise Of Heaven
- Punishment, According To Deeds
- Reward, Divine
- Sin Clings To The Sinner
- Sowing And Reaping
- Sowing Good
- Sowing Seeds
- Spiritual life
- Stingy People
- Suffering From Foreigners
- The Holy Spirit Giving Life
- The Lust Of The Flesh
- Warnings Against Deception
- Weather, As God's Judgment
- Eternal life, nature of
- Ethics, basis of
- Ethics, incentives towards
- Evil, warnings against
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