Some examples of a spiritual harvest are to encourage others to join the religion and to receive material blessings or eternal salvation by pleasing God. The Book of Galatians in the Bible says that a person who sows spiritual things reaps eternal life, but a person or a group of people who sow the things of the flesh reap corruption.Continue Reading
A spiritual harvest is both positive and negative, depending on the circumstances. For example, if a person spends his life making foolish choices and committing sin, he reaps negative consequences. If a person does quality things in his life, there are positive benefits and blessings waiting as a reward. In a spiritual harvest, a person reaps what he sows.
If a country has a corrupt leader, the entire country suffers the spiritual harvest of the leader's actions. In addition to judging each person, God judges society as a whole with a resulting harvest of blessings or punishment. In the Book of Psalms, the Bible says that a child reaps some consequences of his parents' poor actions.
The Book of Proverbs says that a person who sins reaps vanity, and a person who acts righteously receives a genuine reward. The Bible also notes that planting seeds for a spiritual harvest occasionally yields no gain. The Bible explains that some of the seed falls on infertile soil but that some seed falls on good soil, where it grows.Learn more about Religion