Jacob 5:2–3

Hearken, O ye house of Israel, and hear the words of me, a prophet of the Lord. For behold, thus saith the Lord, I will liken thee, O house of Israel, like unto a tame olive– tree, which a man took and nourished in his vineyard; and it grew, and waxed old, and began to decay.

From section: Treating the Decaying Olive Tree by Pruning and Digging

From page: The Olive Tree Allegory