Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let us engulf them, like hades, alive, While in health, like them who are going down to the pit;
Do not toil to get wealth, of thine own understanding, forbear:
A man of fidelity, aboundeth in blessings, but, one hasting to be rich, shall not be held innocent.
and unto them who were selling, the doves, he said - Take these things hence! Be not making, the house of my Father, a house of merchandise.
Jesus answered them, and said - Verily, verily, I say unto you: Ye seek me, not because ye saw signs, but because ye did eat of the loaves and were filled.
For, one Demetrius by name, a silversmith, making silvershrines, of Diana, used to bring unto the craftsmen no little business;
1 Timothy 6:6
Now it is a great means of gain - godliness, with a sufficiency of ones own;