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Sell that ye have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that faileth not, where no thief approacheth, neither moth corrupteth.
And I say to you, make friends for yourselves by means of the wealth of unrighteousness, so that when it fails, they will receive you into the eternal dwellings.
sown much, but harvest little; you eat, but there is not enough to be satisfied; you drink, but there is not enough to become drunk; you put on clothing, but no one is warm enough; and he who earns, earns wages to put into a purse with holes.”
“ Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
Now he said this, not because he was concerned about the poor, but because he was a thief, and as he
had the money box, he used to pilfer what was put into it.
1 Timothy 6:17
Instruct those who are rich in
this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries which are coming upon you.
But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in or steal;