Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it at the apostles' feet.
Israel sinned and also passed by my covenant which I commanded them: and also they took from the devoted thing, and also stole, and also lied, and also put in their vessels.
2 Kings 5:21
And Gehazi will pursue after Naaman, and Naaman will see he ran after him, and will descend from his chariot to meet him, and he will say, Is it peace?
And cursed he deceiving, and there is in his flock a male, and he vowed and sacrificed a corrupt thing to Jehovah: for I am a great king, said Jehovah of armies, and my name terrible among the nations.
Will man defraud God? For ye defraud me. And ye said, In what did we defraud thee? The tenths and the offerings.
And this he said, not that care was to him for the poor: but because he was a thief, and had the small coffer, and carried things deposited.
1 Timothy 6:10
For the root of all evils is the love of money: which some striving for, have been led astray from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many pains.
2 Peter 2:14
Having eyes full of an adulteress, not ceasing from sin; decoying unstable souls: having a heart exercised with covetousness; children of a curse:
And Peter said to her, For what was it agreed by you to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them having interred thy husband at the door, and they shall carry thee out.
For neither was any in want among them: for as many as were possessors of farms or houses, selling, brought the prices of things sold,
When therefore thou doest alms, thou shouldst not sound the trumpet before thee, as hypocrites do in the assemblies, and in the streets, that they might be praised by men. Verily I say to you, They have their reward.
And all their works do they, to be seen by men: and make broad their preservatives, and enlarge the border of their garments
Nothing by hired labor, or vainglory; but in lowliness the leaders hold each other above themselves.
So then, every one of you, who renounces not all of his possessions, cannot be my disciple.