Now Abram was very rich in livestock, in silver and in gold.
The Lord has greatly blessed my master, so that he has become rich; and He has given him flocks and herds, and silver and gold, and servants and maids, and camels and donkeys.
Praise the Lord!
How blessed is the man who fears the Lord,
Who greatly delights in His commandments.
It is the blessing of the Lord that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.
Now Isaac sowed in that land and reaped in the same year a hundredfold. And the Lord blessed him,
But you shall remember the Lord your God, for it is He who is giving you power to make wealth, that He may confirm His covenant which He swore to your fathers, as it is this day.
“The Lord makes poor and rich;
He brings low, He also exalts.
His possessions also were 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 yoke of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and very many servants; and that man was the greatest of all the men of the east.
Have You not made a hedge about him and his house and all that he has, on every side? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions have increased in the land.
“Yield now and be at peace with Him;
Thereby good will come to you.
Honor the Lord from your wealth
And from the first of all your produce;
But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
for bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.