reaping

reaping

The harvesting of grain. The term is used figuratively for the final judgment (Matt 13:24-30, Matt 13:36-43; Rev 14:15-16), evangelism (Matt 9:37-38; Luke 10:2; John 4:35-36; Rom 1:13), and recompense for good (Hos 10:12; 2Cor 9:6; Gal 6:7-8) or evil (Job 4:8; Prov 22:8; Hos 8:7; Hos 10:13; Gal 6:7-8).

Matt 13:24-30

The Parable of Weeds among the Wheat
24He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field;25 ... View more

Matt 13:36-43

Jesus Explains the Parable of the Weeds
36Then he left the crowds and went into the house. And his disciples approached him, saying, “Explain to us the parable ... View more

Rev 14:15-16

15Another angel came out of the temple, calling with a loud voice to the one who sat on the cloud, “Use your sickle and reap, for the hour to reap has come, bec ... View more

Matt 9:37-38

37Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few;38therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harve ... View more

Luke 10:2

2He said to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.

John 4:35-36

35Do you not say, ‘Four months more, then comes the harvest’? But I tell you, look around you, and see how the fields are ripe for harvesting.36The reaper is al ... View more

Rom 1:13

13I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that I have often intended to come to you (but thus far have been prevented), in order that I may reap some harvest ... View more

Hos 10:12

12Sow for yourselves righteousness;
reap steadfast love;
break up your fallow ground;
for it is time to seek the Lord,
that he may come and rain righteousness u ... View more

2Cor 9:6

6The point is this: the one who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the one who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.

Gal 6:7-8

7Do not be deceived; God is not mocked, for you reap whatever you sow.8If you sow to your own flesh, you will reap corruption from the flesh; but if you sow to ... View more

Job 4:8

8As I have seen, those who plow iniquity
and sow trouble reap the same.

Prov 22:8

8Whoever sows injustice will reap calamity,
and the rod of anger will fail.

Hos 8:7

7For they sow the wind,
and they shall reap the whirlwind.
The standing grain has no heads,
it shall yield no meal;
if it were to yield,
foreigners would devour ... View more

Hos 10:13

13You have plowed wickedness,
you have reaped injustice,
you have eaten the fruit of lies.
Because you have trusted in your power
and in the multitude of your w ... View more

Gal 6:7-8

7Do not be deceived; God is not mocked, for you reap whatever you sow.8If you sow to your own flesh, you will reap corruption from the flesh; but if you sow to ... View more

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