Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas, and dragged them into the marketplace unto the rulers,
They eat up the sin of my people, and they set their heart on their iniquity.
He is a merchant, the balances of deceit are in his hand: he loves to oppress.
2 Peter 2:3
And through covetousness shall they with false words exploit you: whose judgment of old now lingers not, and their destruction slumbers not.
For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth have grown rich through the abundance of her luxury.
Shall not their cattle and their substance and every beast of theirs be ours? only let us consent unto them, and they will dwell with us.