Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man in vile raiment;

Gold

Goodly

General references

Bible References

Gold

Luke 15:22
But the father said to his slaves, 'Quickly, bring out the best robe and put it on him. And put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet.

Goodly

Matthew 11:8
What did you expect to see? A man dressed in fancy clothes? Look, people who wear fancy clothes live in kings' palaces.

General references

Matthew 23:6
They love to recline at the head place at dinner tables [Note: This referred to the practice of lying down on their left side on a couch next to the dinner table, and leaning on their left elbow, while eating with their right hand], and to occupy the principal seats in the synagogues.
Mark 12:39
and to occupy the principal seats in the synagogues and the head places at dinner tables.