Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
For you hate instruction and reject my words.
Your officials are rebels, they associate with thieves. All of them love bribery, and look for payoffs. They do not take up the cause of the orphan, or defend the rights of the widow.
Do you think this temple I have claimed as my own is to be a hideout for robbers? You had better take note! I have seen for myself what you have done! says the Lord.
"'See, I strike my hands together at the dishonest profit you have made, and at the bloodshed they have done among you.
After noticing a fig tree 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.
(Now Judas said this not because he was concerned about the poor, but because he was a thief. As keeper of the money box, he used to steal what was put into it.)
The one who steals must steal no longer; rather he must labor, doing good with his own hands, so that he may have something to share with the one who has need.
1 Thessalonians 4:6
In this matter no one should violate the rights of his brother or take advantage of him, because the Lord is the avenger in all these cases, as we also told you earlier and warned you solemnly.
1 Peter 4:15
But let none of you suffer as a murderer or thief or criminal or as a troublemaker.
1 Corinthians 5:11
But now I am writing to you not to associate with anyone who calls himself a Christian who is sexually immoral, or greedy, or an idolater, or verbally abusive, or a drunkard, or a swindler. Do not even eat with such a person.
He said, "No, my brothers! Don't act so wickedly!
"You shall not steal.
and Aaron and his sons must wash their hands and their feet from it.
For her house sinks down to death, and her paths lead to the place of the departed spirits.
You who are naive, discern wisdom! And you fools, understand discernment!
Wine is a mocker and strong drink is a brawler; whoever goes astray by them is not wise.
A wolf will reside with a lamb, and a leopard will lie down with a young goat; an ox and a young lion will graze together, as a small child leads them along.
Justice will settle down in the desert and fairness will live in the orchard.
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
In it were all kinds of four-footed animals and reptiles of the earth and wild birds.