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And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years; take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry.

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Matthew 6:19
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where the rust and canker spoil, and where thieves dig through and steal:
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge the rich in this world not to be lifted up with pride, nor to trust on the stability of wealth, but on the living God, who giveth us richly all things for our enjoyment;
James 5:1
COME now, ye rich men, let your tears run down, howling over your miseries which are coming upon you.


James 4:13
Come now, ye that talk, To-day or to-morrow we will go to such a town, and do business there during one year, and traffic, and make great profits:


Luke 16:19
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, making splendid entertainments every day:
Luke 21:34
But take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts should be overloaded with surfeiting and drunkenness, and the anxious cares of life, and that day should come upon you unawares.
1 Corinthians 15:32
If after the manner of men I have fought with wild beasts at Ephesus, of what advantage would it be to me, if the dead did not rise again? shall we eat and drink; because to-morrow we die?
Philippians 3:19
whose end is perdition, whose God is their belly, and their glory in their shame, whose minds are occupied with earthly things.
1 Timothy 5:6
But she who lives voluptuously is dead, though she liveth.
2 Timothy 3:4
treacherous, wilful, puffed up [with pride], lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God;
James 5:5
Ye have gormandized upon the earth, and lived in every luxury: ye have pampered your hearts, as in a day of feasting on the victim slain.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time past of life is enough for us to have wrought the will of the heathen, when we walked in all impurities, lewd appetites, excess of wine, revels, drinking-bouts, and abominable idolatries;
Revelation 18:7
As much as she hath glorified herself, and rioted in luxury, so much torment and sorrow give her: because she hath said in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and shall see no sorrow.

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Luke 17:27
They did eat, they drank, they married, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark, and the deluge came, and destroyed them all.