The Writings tell us that the fig tree represents the "natural human," which is our outward life in the world, and the thoughts and feelings...
'Withering and drying up,' as in Ezekiel 17:10, referring to the east wind, signifies when there is no good or truth.
'Pomegranates,' as in Exodus 28:34, signify the scientific ideas of good and truth, which are doctrinal matters from the Word in the memory, which is...
'Trees,' in general, signify the perceptions when discussing the celestial self, but when related to the spiritual church, they signify knowledges. A person in the...
'Wood' signifies good, as well the good of love to the Lord as the good of charity towards our neighbor.