Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Come now, ye who say, "To-day or to-morrow we will go into this city, and spend one year there, and trade, and get gain,"
For the sun arose with scorching heat, and withered the grass, and its flower fell out, and the beauty of its appearance perished, so also will the rich man fade away in his goings.
But ye dishonored the poor man! Do not the rich oppress you, and do they not drag you before the judgment-seats?
And Jesus said to His disciples, "Verily I say to you, that with difficulty shall a rich man enter into the Kingdom of Heaven.
"But woe to you that are rich! because ye are receiving your consolation!
And He spake a parable to them, saying, "A certain rich man's field yielded bountifully;
"Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously every day.
1 Timothy 6:9
But those, purposing to be rich, fall into temptation, and a snare, and many foolish and hurtful desires, which, indeed, sink men into destruction and perdition.
And the kings of the earth, and the magnates, and the commanders of thousands, and the rich, and the strong, and every bondman and freeman, hid themselves in the caves and in the rocks of the mountains;
Be wretched, and mourn, and weep; let your laughter be turned to mourning, and your joy to heaviness!
"Woe to you who are filled now; because ye shall hunger! "Woe to you who are laughing now; because ye shall mourn and weep!
But, turning towards them, Jesus said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for Me; but weep for yourselves, and for your children;
"Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through, and steal;
Likewise, also, as it happened in the days of Lot; they were eating, they were drinking, they were buying, they were selling, they were planting, they were building;