Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Not

John 10:13
The hireling flees because he is a hireling, and the sheep do not belong to him.
Psalm 14:1
The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is no one that does good.
Proverbs 29:7
The righteous considers the cause of the poor, but the wicked does not understand wisdom.
Ezekiel 33:31
And they shall come unto thee as the people come, and they shall be before thee, my people, and they shall hear thy words, but they shall not do them; for with their mouth they flatter, but their heart goes after their covetousness.
Galatians 2:10
Only they asked that we should remember the poor; the same which I was also diligent to do.
James 2:2
For if a man with a gold ring and in precious apparel comes into your synagogue and a poor person in vile raiment also comes in,

Because

John 10:8
All that ever came before me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not hear them.
2 Kings 5:20
But Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, Behold, my master has spared Naaman, this Syrian, in not receiving at his hands that which he brought. As the LORD lives, I will run after him and take something from him.
Psalm 50:16
But unto the wicked God saith, What part hast thou to declare my statutes or that thou should take my covenant in thy mouth?
Matthew 21:13
and said unto them, It is written, My house shall be called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves.
1 Corinthians 6:10
nor thieves nor covetous nor drunkards nor revilers nor extortioners shall inherit the kingdom of God.

The bag

John 13:29
For some of them thought, because Judas had the bag, that Jesus had said unto him, Buy those things that we need for the feast, or that he should give something to the poor.
2 Kings 12:14
because they gave it to the workmen and repaired the house of the LORD with it.
Ezra 8:24
Then I separated twelve of the principals of the priests, Sherebiah, Hashabiah, and ten of their brethren with them,
2 Corinthians 8:19
and not that only, but who was also ordained by the congregations to travel with us with this grace, which is administered by us to the glory of the same Lord and declaration of your ready desire,
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Separate yourselves from all appearance of evil.

General references

Exodus 20:15
Thou shalt not steal.
Matthew 26:9
For this ointment might have been sold for much and given to the poor.