They prayed: "Endow them with continence and fruitfulness
, and vouchsafe that their hearts may rejoice looking upon their sons and daughters." They alluded to God's creation of a wife from Adam's rib "and for this cause a man shall leave father and mother, and cleave unto his wife, and they two shall be one flesh," and that "this is a great mystery"; they prayed that God would make them fruitful and bless them, like Isaac and Rebecca, Joseph, Moses and Zipporah, and that they might look upon their children's children.
There is the "Sea of Serenity," over which the young girl bends; "The Lake of Dreams," reflecting a joyous future; "The Sea of Nectar," with its waves of tenderness and breezes of love; "The Sea of Fruitfulness
;" "The Sea of Crises;" then the "Sea of Vapors," whose dimensions are perhaps a little too confined; and lastly, that vast "Sea of Tranquillity," in which every false passion, every useless dream, every unsatisfied desire is at length absorbed, and whose waves emerge peacefully into the "Lake of Death!"
The different degrees of this flood are such certain indications of the fruitfulness
or sterility of the ensuing year, that it is publicly proclaimed in Cairo how much the water hath gained each night.
Farmers began to dread the coming of winter as they saw the dwindling of the timely fruitfulness
of the earth.
When I came home from this journey, I contemplated with great pleasure the fruitfulness
of that valley, and the pleasantness of the situation; the security from storms on that side of the water, and the wood: and concluded that I had pitched upon a place to fix my abode which was by far the worst part of the country.
"Mourn, children of Makedama, because the Spirit of Fruitfulness
is no more.
'Let There be Light also means that there will be fullness and fruitfulness
"The beginning of using the experience of the ASAN Service in Afghanistan and the Central Asian countries testifies to its fruitfulness
and importance of the exchange of experience in various spheres."
Current trading is in line with expectations, Gusbourne said, with warm spring weather leading to strong even growth and high potential fruitfulness
However, we can't ignore its fruitfulness
but its misuses have been ignored.
He went on to use the parable of fig tree to speak of the importance of fruitfulness
in life.The fig tree had not produced any fruit after three years, so it was useless, and needed to be cut down.