Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Will he esteem thy riches? no, not gold, nor all the forces of strength.

General references

Bible References

Will

Proverbs 10:2
Ill-gotten gains do not profit,
But righteousness delivers from death.
Proverbs 11:4
Riches do not profit in the day of wrath,
But righteousness delivers from death.
Isaiah 2:20
In that day men will cast away to the moles and the bats
Their idols of silver and their idols of gold,
Which they made for themselves to worship,
Zephaniah 1:18
Neither their silver nor their gold
Will be able to deliver them
On the day of the Lord’s wrath;
And all the earth will be devoured
In the fire of His jealousy,
For He will make a complete end,
Indeed a terrifying one,
Of all the inhabitants of the earth.
James 5:3
Your gold and your silver have rusted; and their rust will be a witness against you and will consume your flesh like fire. It is in the last days that you have stored up your treasure!

Nor all

Job 9:13
“God will not turn back His anger;
Beneath Him crouch the helpers of Rahab.
Job 34:20
“In a moment they die, and at midnight
People are shaken and pass away,
And the mighty are taken away without a hand.
Psalm 33:16
The king is not saved by a mighty army;
A warrior is not delivered by great strength.
Proverbs 11:21
Assuredly, the evil man will not go unpunished,
But the descendants of the righteous will be delivered.
Isaiah 37:36
Then the angel of the Lord went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men arose early in the morning, behold, all of these were dead.

General references

Psalm 49:8
For the redemption of his soul is costly,
And he should cease trying forever—