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
Do not covet your neighbor’s wife or desire your neighbor’s house, his field, his male or female slave, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.
Job 31:24
If I placed my confidence in gold
or called fine gold my trust,
Proverbs 1:13
We’ll find all kinds of valuable property
and fill our houses with plunder.
Mark 4:7
Other seed fell among thorns, and the thorns came up and choked it, and it didn’t produce a crop.

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