‘fig’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

FigsCan the fig tree, my brethren,
bear olive berries?
either a vine, figs?
so can no fountain both yield
salt water and fresh. – Jam 3:12

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “fig”.

Gen 3:7 And the eyes of them both were opened,
and they knew that they were naked;
and they sewed fig leaves together,
and made themselves aprons.

Num 13:23 And they came unto the brook of Eshcol,
and cut down from thence a branch with one cluster of grapes,
and they bare it between two upon a staff;
and they brought of the pomegranates, and of the figs.

Num 20:5 And wherefore have ye made us to come up out of Egypt,
to bring us in unto this evil place?
it is no place of seed, or of figs,
or of vines,
or of pomegranates;
neither is there any water to drink.

Deu 8:8 A land of wheat,
and barley,
and vines,
and fig trees,
and pomegranates;
a land of oil olive,
and honey;

Jdg 9:10 And the trees said to the fig tree,
Come thou, and reign over us.

Jdg 9:11 But the fig tree said unto them,
Should I forsake my sweetness,
and my good fruit,
and go to be promoted over the trees?

1Sa 25:18 Then Abigail made haste, and took two hundred loaves,
and two bottles of wine,
and five sheep ready dressed,
and five measures of parched corn,
and an hundred clusters of raisins,
and two hundred cakes of figs,
and laid them on asses.

1Sa 30:12 And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs,
and two clusters of raisins:
and when he had eaten,
his spirit came again to him:
for he had eaten no bread,
nor drunk any water,
three days and three nights.

1Ki 4:25 And Judah and Israel dwelt safely,
every man under his vine and under his fig tree,
from Dan even to Beersheba, all the days of Solomon.

2Ki 18:31 Hearken not to Hezekiah: for thus saith the king of Assyria,
Make an agreement with me by a present,
and come out to me,
and then eat ye every man of his own vine,
and every one of his fig tree,
and drink ye every one the waters of his cistern:

2Ki 20:7 And Isaiah said, Take a lump of figs.
And they took and laid it on the boil,
and he recovered.

1Ch 12:40 Moreover they that were nigh them,
even unto Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali,
brought bread on asses,
and on camels,
and on mules,
and on oxen,
and meat, meal, cakes of figs,
and bunches of raisins,
and wine,
and oil,
and oxen,
and sheep abundantly:
for there was joy in Israel.

Neh 13:15 In those days saw I in Judah
some treading wine presses on the sabbath,
and bringing in sheaves,
and lading asses;
as also wine, grapes,
and figs,
and all manner of burdens,
which they brought into Jerusalem on the sabbath day:
and I testified against them in the day wherein they sold victuals.

Psa 105:33 He smote their vines also and their fig trees;
and brake the trees of their coasts.

Pro 27:18 Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof:
so he that waiteth on his master shall be honoured.

Son 2:13 The fig tree putteth forth her green figs,
and the vines with the tender grape give a good smell.
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.

Isa 34:4 And all the host of heaven shall be dissolved,
and the heavens shall be rolled together as a scroll:
and all their host shall fall down,
as the leaf falleth off from the vine,
and as a falling fig from the fig tree.

Isa 36:16 Hearken not to Hezekiah: for thus saith the king of Assyria,
Make an agreement with me by a present,
and come out to me:
and eat ye every one of his vine,
and every one of his fig tree,
and drink ye every one the waters of his own cistern;

Isa 38:21 For Isaiah had said, Let them take a lump of figs,
and lay it for a plaister upon the boil,
and he shall recover.

Jer 5:17 And they shall eat up thine harvest, and thy bread,
which thy sons and thy daughters should eat:
they shall eat up thy flocks and thine herds:
they shall eat up thy vines and thy fig trees:
they shall impoverish thy fenced cities,
wherein thou trustedst, with the sword.

Jer 8:13 I will surely consume them, saith the LORD:
there shall be no grapes on the vine,
nor figs on the fig tree,
and the leaf shall fade;
and the things that I have given them
shall pass away from them.

Jer 24:1 The LORD shewed me, and,
behold, two baskets of figs were set
before the temple of the LORD,
after that Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon
had carried away captive Jeconiah
the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah,
and the princes of Judah,
with the carpenters and smiths, from Jerusalem,
and had brought them to Babylon.

Jer 24:2 One basket had very good figs,
even like the figs that are first ripe:
and the other basket had very naughty figs,
which could not be eaten,
they were so bad.

Jer 24:3 Then said the LORD unto me,
What seest thou, Jeremiah?
And I said, figs;
the good figs, very good;
and the evil, very evil,
that cannot be eaten,
they are so evil.

Jer 24:5 Thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel;
Like these good figs,
so will I acknowledge them
that are carried away captive of Judah,
whom I have sent out of this place
into the land of the Chaldeans for their good.

Jer 24:8 And as the evil figs,
which cannot be eaten,
they are so evil;
surely thus saith the LORD,
So will I give Zedekiah the king of Judah,
and his princes,
and the residue of Jerusalem,
that remain in this land,
and them that dwell in the land of Egypt:

Jer 29:17 Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Behold,
I will send upon them the sword, the famine,
and the pestilence,
and will make them like vile figs,
that cannot be eaten, they are so evil.

Hos 2:12 And I will destroy her vines and her fig trees,
whereof she hath said,
These are my rewards that my lovers have given me:
and I will make them a forest,
and the beasts of the field shall eat them.

Hos 9:10 I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness;
I saw your fathers as the firstripe in the fig tree at her first time:
but they went to Baalpeor,
and separated themselves unto that shame;
and their abominations were according as they loved.

Joe 1:7 He hath laid my vine waste,
and barked my fig tree:
he hath made it clean bare, and cast it away;
the branches thereof are made white.

Joe 1:12 The vine is dried up,
and the fig tree languisheth;
the pomegranate tree,
the palm tree also, and the apple tree,
even all the trees of the field, are withered:
because joy is withered away from the sons of men.

Joe 2:22 Be not afraid, ye beasts of the field:
for the pastures of the wilderness do spring,
for the tree beareth her fruit,
the fig tree and the vine do yield their strength.

Amo 4:9 I have smitten you with blasting and mildew:
when your gardens and your vineyards
and your fig trees
and your olive trees increased,
the palmerworm devoured them:
yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.

Mic 4:4 But they shall sit every man under his vine
and under his fig tree;
and none shall make them afraid:
for the mouth of the LORD of hosts hath spoken it.

Nah 3:12 All thy strong holds shall be
like fig trees with the firstripe figs:
if they be shaken,
they shall even fall into the mouth of the eater.

Hab 3:17 Although the fig tree shall not blossom,
neither shall fruit be in the vines;
the labour of the olive shall fail,
and the fields shall yield no meat;
the flock shall be cut off from the fold,
and there shall be no herd in the stalls:

Hag 2:19 Is the seed yet in the barn? yea,
as yet the vine, and the fig tree,
and the pomegranate,
and the olive tree,
hath not brought forth:
from this day will I bless you.

Zec 3:10 In that day, saith the LORD of hosts,
shall ye call every man his neighbour
under the vine and under the fig tree.

Mat 7:16 Ye shall know them by their fruits.
Do men gather grapes of thorns,
or figs of thistles?

Mat 21:19 And when he saw a fig tree in the way,
he came to it, and found nothing thereon,
but leaves only, and said unto it,
Let no fruit grow on thee henceforward for ever.
And presently the fig tree withered away.

Mat 21:20 And when the disciples saw it, they marvelled, saying,
How soon is the fig tree withered away!

Mat 21:21 Jesus answered and said unto them,
Verily I say unto you,
If ye have faith, and doubt not,
ye shall not only do this
which is done to the fig tree,
but also if ye shall say unto this mountain,
Be thou removed,
and be thou cast into the sea;
it shall be done.

Mat 24:32 Now learn a parable of the fig tree;
When his branch is yet tender,
and putteth forth leaves,
ye know that summer is nigh:

Mar 11:13 And seeing a fig tree afar off having leaves,
he came, if haply he might find any thing thereon:
and when he came to it,
he found nothing but leaves;
for the time of figs was not yet.

Mar 11:20 And in the morning,
as they passed by,
they saw the fig tree dried up from the roots.

Mar 11:21 And Peter calling to remembrance saith unto him,
Master, behold, the fig tree
which thou cursedst is withered away.

Mar 13:28 Now learn a parable of the fig tree;
When her branch is yet tender,
and putteth forth leaves,
ye know that summer is near:

Luk 6:44 For every tree is known by his own fruit.
For of thorns men do not gather figs,
nor of a bramble bush gather they grapes.

Luk 13:6 He spake also this parable;
A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard;
and he came and sought fruit thereon,
and found none.

Luk 13:7 Then said he unto the dresser of his vineyard, Behold,
these three years I come seeking fruit on this fig tree,
and find none:
cut it down;
why cumbereth it the ground?

Luk 21:29 And he spake to them a parable;
Behold the fig tree,
and all the trees;

Joh 1:48 Nathanael saith unto him,
Whence knowest thou me?
Jesus answered and said unto him,
Before that Philip called thee,
when thou wast under the fig tree, I saw thee.

Joh 1:50 Jesus answered and said unto him,
Because I said unto thee,
I saw thee under the fig tree,
believest thou?
thou shalt see greater things than these.

Jam 3:12 Can the fig tree, my brethren,
bear olive berries?
either a vine, figs?
so can no fountain both yield salt water and fresh.

Rev 6:13 And the stars of heaven fell unto the earth,
even as a fig tree casteth her untimely figs,
when she is shaken of a mighty wind.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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