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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.

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Luke 16:9
And I say unto you, Make yourselves friends with the unrighteous mammon that when ye fail, they may receive you into the eternal mansions.
Matthew 6:19
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where the rust and canker spoil, and where thieves dig through and steal:
John 12:6
Now he said this, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and kept the purse, and carried the money put therein.
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.

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Matthew 6:20
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither rust nor canker spoil, and where thieves do not dig through and steal;