Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He hath filled the hungry with good things; and the rich he hath sent empty away.
Happy, ye that hunger now, for ye shall be filled. Happy, ye that weep now, for ye shall laugh.
1 Samuel 2:5
The sated, have, for bread, taken hire, But, the famished, have left off their toil, - So that, the barren, hath given birth unto seven, While, she that hath many sons, languisheth:
Young lions, have come short, and suffered hunger, but, they who seek Yahweh, shall not lack any good thing.
Let them give thanks to Yahweh for his lovingkindness, and for his wonderful dealings with the sons of men;
Who executeth justice for the oppressed, who giveth food to the famishing, Yahweh, who liberateth prisoners;
And I will raise up unto them a plantation for fame,- And there shall be no longer the destroyed of hunger in the land, Neither shall they bear any longer the reproach of the nations.
Happy, they who hunger and thirst for righteousness; for, they, shall be filled:
Jesus therefore took the loaves, and, giving thanks, went on distributing unto them that reclined; in like manner, of the small fishes also: as much as they were wishing.
Hearken! my brethren beloved: - Hath not, God, chosen the destitute in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?
They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more, neither in any wise shall the sun fall upon them, nor any burning heat;
But alas! for you, ye wealthy, for ye are duly receiving you consolation.
And he spake a parable unto them, saying - A certain rich man's estate, bare well.
Now, a certain man, was rich, and he used to clothe himself with purple and fine linen, making merry day by day, brilliantly.
The Pharisee, taking his stand, these things unto himself was praying: O God! I thank thee, that I am not like the rest of men, - extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or, even as this tax-collector;
1 Corinthians 1:26
For be looking at the calling of you, brethren, - that there were not many wise, according to flesh. Not many powerful, not many high-born:
1 Corinthians 4:8
Already, ye have become full, already, ye are become rich, - apart from us, ye are become kings! And I would indeed ye had become kings, that, we also, with you, might have together become kings!
Whereas, ye, have dishonoured the destitute man! Do not, the rich, oppress you? and, themselves, drag you into courts of justice?
Come now! ye wealthy! Weep ye, howling, for your hardships which are coming upon you:
Because thou sayest, Rich, am I, and have become enriched, and, of nothing, have I need, and knowest not that, thou, art the wretched one, and pitiable, and destitute, and blind, and naked,