Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Though he heap up silver as the dust, and prepare raiment as the clay;

Prepare raiment

Bible References

Heap up

Job 22:24
Then lay up, in the dust, precious ore, and, among the stones of the torrent-beds, fine gold:
1 Kings 10:27
And the king caused silver in Jerusalem to be as stones, - cedars also, caused he to be as the sycamores that are in the lowlands, for abundance.
Habakkuk 2:6
Shall not, these, all of them, against him, take up - a taunt, a mocking poem, enigmatical sentences - concerning him? And say - Alas! for him who maketh abundance in what is not his own, How long? that he should be burdening himself with heavy debts?
Zechariah 9:3
Therefore did Tyre build a stronghold for herself, - and did heap up silver like dust, yea gold, like the mire of the lanes.

Prepare raiment

Matthew 6:19
Be not laying up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where, moth and rust, do tarnish, and where, thieves, dig through and steal;
James 5:2
Your wealth, hath rotted, and, your garments, have become, moth-eaten, -