28 Bible Verses about

Drawbacks To Riches

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Matthew 19:23

And Jesus said to His disciples, "Truly I say to you, it is hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven.

Mark 10:23

And Jesus, looking around, said to His disciples, "How hard it will be for those who are wealthy to enter the kingdom of God!"

Luke 18:24

And Jesus looked at him and said, "How hard it is for those who are wealthy to enter the kingdom of God!

Mark 10:25

"It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

Luke 18:25

"For it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God."

Luke 16:19

"Now there was a rich man, and he habitually dressed in purple and fine linen, joyously living in splendor every day.

Isaiah 10:3

Now what will you do in the day of punishment, And in the devastation which will come from afar? To whom will you flee for help? And where will you leave your wealth?

Luke 12:21

"So is the man who stores up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God."

Job 27:19

"He lies down rich, but never again; He opens his eyes, and it is no longer.

Zephaniah 1:13

"Moreover, their wealth will become plunder And their houses desolate; Yes, they will build houses but not inhabit them, And plant vineyards but not drink their wine."

Revelation 18:17

for in one hour such great wealth has been laid waste!' And every shipmaster and every passenger and sailor, and as many as make their living by the sea, stood at a distance,

Job 15:29

"He will not become rich, nor will his wealth endure; And his grain will not bend down to the ground.

James 1:10-11

and the rich man is to glory in his humiliation, because like flowering grass he will pass away. For the sun rises with a scorching wind and withers the grass; and its flower falls off and the beauty of its appearance is destroyed; so too the rich man in the midst of his pursuits will fade away.

Proverbs 13:22

A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, And the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous.

Psalm 39:6

"Surely every man walks about as a phantom; Surely they make an uproar for nothing; He amasses riches and does not know who will gather them.

Job 20:18

"He returns what he has attained And cannot swallow it; As to the riches of his trading, He cannot even enjoy them.

Ecclesiastes 10:6

folly is set in many exalted places while rich men sit in humble places.

Ezekiel 26:12

"Also they will make a spoil of your riches and a prey of your merchandise, break down your walls and destroy your pleasant houses, and throw your stones and your timbers and your debris into the water.

Job 3:21

Who long for death, but there is none, And dig for it more than for hidden treasures,

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