In the morning as they passed by, they saw the fig tree withered from the roots.
Then 1 he told them a parable: “Look at the fig tree and all the other trees. 2
After noticing in the distance a fig tree with leaves, he went to see if he could find any fruit 1 on it. When he came to it he found nothing but leaves, for it was not the season for figs.
Then 1 Jesus 2 told this parable: “A man had a fig tree 3 planted in his vineyard, and he came looking for fruit on it and found none.
Nathanael asked him, “How do you know me?” Jesus replied, 1 “Before Philip called you, when you were under the fig tree, 2 I saw you.”
After noticing a fig tree 1 by the road he went to it, but found nothing on it except leaves. He said to it, “Never again will there be fruit from you!” And the fig tree withered at once.