Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


There was a certain rich man, which was clothed in purple and fine linen, and fared sumptuously every day:

Bible References


Luke 16:1
And he went on to say, unto his disciples also, - There was, a certain rich man, who had a steward, and, the same, was accused to him as squandering his goods.
Luke 15:13
And, after not many days, the younger son, gathering all together, left home for a country far away, and, there, squandered his substance with riotous living.
Job 21:11
They send forth - like a flock - their young ones, and, their children, skip about for joy;
Psalm 73:3
For I was envious of the boasters, At the prosperity of the lawless, used I to look.
Ezekiel 16:49
Lo! this became the iniquity of Sodom thy sister, - Pride, fulness of bread, and careless security came to her and to her daughters, And the hand of the oppressed and the needy, she strengthened not.
Amos 6:4
Who are lying on beds of ivory, and sprawling on their couch of pleasure, - and eating the well-fed of the flock, and the fatted calves out of the midst of the stalls:
Revelation 17:4
And, the woman, was arrayed with purple and scarlet, and decked with gold and precious stone and pearls, - having a cup of gold in her hand, full of abominations and the impurities of her lewdness;
Revelation 18:7
As much as she glorified herself, and waxed wanton, so much give, unto her, torment and grief: - because, in her heart, she saith - I sit a Queen, and, widow, am I not, and, grief, in nowise shall I see!


Judges 8:26
And so it was, that the weight of the nose-rings of gold which he requested, was a thousand and seven hundred shekels of gold, - besides the crescents, and the pendants, and the raiment of purple that were upon the kings of Midian, and besides the ornaments that were on the necks of their camels.
Esther 8:15
And, Mordecai, went forth from the presence of the king, in royal apparel, of blue and white, with a large diadem of gold, and a mantle of fine linen and purple, - and, the city Shusan, was bright and joyful.
Ezekiel 16:13
Thus wast thou adorned with gold and silver, And thy raiment was of fine linen and silk and embroidered work, Fine flour and honey and oil, didst thou eat, - And so thou becamest exceedingly beautiful, And didst attain unto royalty.
Ezekiel 27:7
Of fine linen with embroidered work from Egypt, was thy sail, To serve thee for ensign, - Blue and purple from the shores of Aeolis became thine awning:
Mark 15:17
and they array him in purple, and set upon him, when they have plaited it; a crown of thorns, -

General references

Proverbs 28:6
Better a poor man walking in his integrity, than one who is crooked - turning two ways, though, he, be rich.
Proverbs 31:24
Fine linen wraps, she maketh and selleth, and, girdles, doth she deliver to the trader:
Luke 17:27
They were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were being given in marriage, - until the day that Noah entered into the ark, and the flood came, and destroyed them all.