Bible Cross References
Job 22:16
Even before their time had come, they were washed away by a flood.
Psalm 55:23
But you, O God, will bring those murderers and liars to their graves before half their life is over. As for me, I will trust in you.
Ecclesiastes 7:17
But don't be too wicked or too foolish, either---why die before you have to?
and his branch
Job 8:16-19
Evil people sprout like weeds in the sun, like weeds that spread all through the garden.
Their roots wrap around the stones and hold fast to every rock.
But then pull them up--- no one will ever know they were there.
Yes, that's all the joy evil people have; others now come and take their places.
Job 14:7-9
There is hope for a tree that has been cut down; it can come back to life and sprout.
Even though its roots grow old, and its stump dies in the ground,
with water it will sprout like a young plant.
Job 18:16
Their roots and branches are withered and dry.
Job 18:17
Their fame is ended at home and abroad; no one remembers them any more.
Psalm 52:5-8
So God will ruin you forever; he will take hold of you and snatch you from your home; he will remove you from the world of the living.
Righteous people will see this and be afraid; then they will laugh at you and say,
"Look, here is someone who did not depend on God for safety, but trusted instead in great wealth and looked for security in being wicked."
But I am like an olive tree growing in the house of God; I trust in his constant love forever and ever.
Isaiah 27:11
The branches of the trees are withered and broken, and women gather them for firewood. Because the people have understood nothing, God their Creator will not pity them or show them any mercy.
Ezekiel 17:8-10
But the vine had already been planted in a fertile, well-watered field so that it could grow leaves and bear grapes and be a magnificent vine.
"So I, the Sovereign LORD, ask: Will this vine live and grow? Won't the first eagle pull it up by its roots, pull off the grapes, and break off the branches and let them wither? It will not take much strength or a mighty nation to pull it up.
Yes, it is planted, but will it live and grow? Won't it wither when the east wind strikes it? Won't it wither there where it is growing?"
Hosea 9:16
The people of Israel are like a plant whose roots have dried up and which bears no fruit. They will have no children, but even if they did, I would kill the children so dear to them."
Hosea 14:5-7
I will be to the people of Israel like rain in a dry land. They will blossom like flowers; they will be firmly rooted like the trees of Lebanon.
They will be alive with new growth, and beautiful like olive trees. They will be fragrant like the cedars of Lebanon.
Once again they will live under my protection. They will grow crops of grain and be fruitful like a vineyard. They will be as famous as the wine of Lebanon.
John 15:6
Those who do not remain in me are thrown out like a branch and dry up; such branches are gathered up and thrown into the fire, where they are burned.