Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He hath filled the hungry with good things; and the rich he hath sent empty away.
Blessed are those who hunger now, because ye will be filled. Blessed are those who weep now, because ye will laugh.
1 Samuel 2:5
Those who were full have hired out themselves for bread, and those who were hungry have ceased [to hunger]. Yea, the barren has borne seven, and she who has many sons languishes.
The young lions do lack, and suffer hunger, but those who seek LORD shall not want any good thing.
O that men would praise LORD for his loving kindness, and for his wonderful works to the sons of men!
who executes justice for the oppressed, who gives food to the hungry. LORD releases the prisoners.
And I will raise up to them a plantation for renown, and they shall no more be consumed with famine in the land, nor bear the shame of the nations any more.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, because they will be filled.
And Jesus took the loaves, and having expressed thanks, he distributed to the disciples, and the disciples to those who were sitting down, likewise also of the fishes as much as they wanted.
Listen, my beloved brothers, did not God choose the poor of the world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom, which he promised to those who love him?
They will hunger no more, nor will they thirst any more. The sun will, no, not fall upon them, nor any heat.
However, woe to you the rich, because ye have received your consolation.
And he spoke a parable to them, saying, The land of a certain rich man brought forth well.
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously daily.
Having stood by himself, the Pharisee prayed these things: God, I thank thee that I am not as the rest of men, predatory, unjust, adulterers, or even as this tax collector.
1 Corinthians 1:26
For notice your calling, brothers, that not many are wise according to flesh, not many powerful, not many eminent.
1 Corinthians 4:8
Already ye are filled. Already ye have become rich. Ye reigned without us, and O that ye did indeed reign, so that we also might reign with you.
But ye have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich exploit you, and they themselves drag you into courts?
Go now, ye rich, weep, howling for your miseries that are approaching.
Because thou say, I am rich, and have become wealthy, and have need of nothing, and do not know that thou are wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked.