Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he said unto them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man's life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.

Bible References

General references

Deuteronomy 5:21
Neither shall thou covet thy neighbor's wife. Neither shall thou desire thy neighbor's house, his field, or his man-servant, or his maid-servant, his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is thy neighbor's.
Job 31:24
If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, [Thou are] my confidence;
Proverbs 1:13
We shall find all precious substance. We shall fill our houses with spoil.
Mark 4:7
And others fell among the thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked it, and it gave no fruit.