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This he said, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bare what was put therein.

General references

Bible References


John 10:13
Because, a hireling, he is, and hath no care for the sheep.
Psalm 14:1
The impious hath said in his heart - There is no God! They have acted corruptly, they have done an abominable deed, there is none that doeth good.
Proverbs 29:7
The righteous doth acknowledge the plea of the poor, but, the lawless, regardeth not knowledge.
Ezekiel 33:31
That they may come unto thee as people do come And may sit before thee as my people, And they will hear thy words, But the, words themselves, they not do, - though fond with their mouths, they seem to be, After their unjust gain, their heart is going.
Galatians 2:10
Only that we should remember, the destitute, - as to which I had given diligence, this very thing, to do.
James 2:2
For, if there enter into your synagogue a man wearing gold rings in gay clothing, and there enter a destitute man also, in soiled clothing, -


John 10:8
All, as many as came before me, are thieves, and, robbers: but the sheep hearkened nor unto them.
2 Kings 5:20
Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said - Lo! my lord, hath restrained, this Naaman the Syrian, by not taking at his hand that which he brought! By the life of Yahweh, verily, I will runs after him, and accept of him, something.
Psalm 50:16
But, to the lawless one, God saith, What hast, thou, to do, to recount my statutes? Or that thou hast taken up my covenant upon thy mouth?
Matthew 21:13
and saith unto them - It is written, My house, a house of prayer, shall be called; but, ye, are making it, A den of robbers!
1 Corinthians 6:10
Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners - shall inherit, God's kingdom.

The bag

John 13:29
For, some, were thinking, since Judas held the bag, that Jesus was saying to him - Buy the things of which we have, need, for the feast; or that, unto the destitute, he should give something.
2 Kings 12:14
for, to the doers of the work, used they to give it; and so they repaired, therewith, the house of Yahweh.
Ezra 8:24
Then I separated, from among the rulers of the priests, twelve, - even Sherebiah, Hashabiah, and, with them, from among their brethren, ten;
2 Corinthians 8:19
Not only so, however, but he hath also been appointed by the assemblies, as a fellow-traveler with us in this favour, which is being ministered by us with a view to the Lord's glory and our earnest desire: -
1 Thessalonians 5:22
From every form of wickedness, abstain.

General references

Exodus 20:15
Thou shalt not steal.
Matthew 26:9
For this could have been sold for much, and given to the destitute.