Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Soul

Deuteronomy 6:11
and houses full of all good things, which you didn't fill, and cisterns dug out, which you didn't dig, vineyards and olive trees, which you didn't plant, and you shall eat and be full;
Deuteronomy 8:12
lest, when you have eaten and are full, and have built goodly houses, and lived therein;
Job 31:24
"If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, 'You are my confidence;'
Psalm 49:5
Why should I fear in the days of evil, when iniquity at my heels surrounds me?
Psalm 52:5
God will likewise destroy you forever. He will take you up, and pluck you out of your tent, and root you out of the land of the living. Selah.
Psalm 62:10
Don't trust in oppression. Don't become vain in robbery. If riches increase, don't set your heart on them.
Proverbs 18:11
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, like an unscalable wall in his own imagination.
Proverbs 23:5
Why do you set your eyes on that which is not? For it certainly sprouts wings like an eagle and flies in the sky.
Isaiah 5:8
Woe to those who join house to house, who lay field to field, until there is no room, and you are made to dwell alone in the midst of the land!
Hosea 12:8
Ephraim said, "Surely I have become rich, I have found myself wealth. In all my wealth they won't find in me any iniquity that is sin."
Habakkuk 1:16
Therefore he sacrifices to his net, and burns incense to his dragnet, because by them his life is luxurious, and his food is good.
Matthew 6:19
"Don't lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge those who are rich in this present world that they not be haughty, nor have their hope set on the uncertainty of riches, but on the living God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy;
James 5:1
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming on you.

For

Job 14:1
"Man, who is born of a woman, is of few days, and full of trouble.
Proverbs 27:1
Don't boast about tomorrow; for you don't know what a day may bring forth.
James 4:13
Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow let's go into this city, and spend a year there, trade, and make a profit."

Take

Luke 16:19
"Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, living in luxury every day.
Luke 21:34
"So be careful, or your hearts will be loaded down with carousing, drunkenness, and cares of this life, and that day will come on you suddenly.
Job 21:11
They send forth their little ones like a flock. Their children dance.
Ecclesiastes 11:9
Rejoice, young man, in your youth, and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth, and walk in the ways of your heart, and in the sight of your eyes; but know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.
Isaiah 5:11
Woe to those who rise up early in the morning, that they may follow strong drink; who stay late into the night, until wine inflames them!
Isaiah 22:13
and behold, joy and gladness, killing cattle and killing sheep, eating flesh and drinking wine: "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we will die."
Amos 6:3
Those who put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
1 Corinthians 15:32
If I fought with animals at Ephesus for human purposes, what does it profit me? If the dead are not raised, then "let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die."
Philippians 3:19
whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and whose glory is in their shame, who think about earthly things.
1 Timothy 5:6
But she who gives herself to pleasure is dead while she lives.
2 Timothy 3:4
traitors, headstrong, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;
James 5:5
You have lived delicately on the earth, and taken your pleasure. You have nourished your hearts as in a day of slaughter.
1 Peter 4:3
For we have spent enough of our past time doing the desire of the Gentiles, and having walked in lewdness, lusts, drunken binges, orgies, carousings, and abominable idolatries.
Revelation 18:7
However much she glorified herself, and grew wanton, so much give her of torment and mourning. For she says in her heart, 'I sit a queen, and am no widow, and will in no way see mourning.'

General references

Proverbs 11:7
When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, and expectation of power comes to nothing.
Proverbs 18:11
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, like an unscalable wall in his own imagination.
Luke 17:27
They ate, they drank, they married, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ship, and the flood came, and destroyed them all.