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But Abraham said, Son, remember that thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and thou art tormented.

Bible References


Luke 16:24
And having cried out, he said, Father Abraham, be merciful to me, and send Lazarus, so that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue, because I am in agony in this flame.


Luke 16:23
And having lifted up his eyes in Hades, being in torments, he sees Abraham from afar and Lazarus by his bosom.
Daniel 5:22
And thou his son, O Belshazzar, have not humbled thy heart, though thou knew all this,
Mark 9:46
where their worm does not perish, and the fire is not quenched.

Thy good

Luke 6:24
However, woe to you the rich, because ye have received your consolation.
Job 21:13
They spend their days in prosperity, and in a moment they go down to Sheol.
Job 22:18
Yet he filled their houses with good things. But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.
Psalm 17:14
from men by thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world whose portion is in [this] life, and whose belly thou fill with thy treasure. They are satisfied with sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.
Psalm 37:35
I have seen a wicked man in great power, and spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
Psalm 49:11
Their inward thought is [that] their houses [are] forever, their dwelling-places to all generations. They call their lands after their own names.
Psalm 73:7
Their eyes stand out with fatness. They have more than heart could wish.
Romans 8:7
Because the mentality of the flesh is enmity against God, for it is not submissive to the law of God, for neither is it able.
Philippians 3:19
whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and the glory in their shame, who mind earthly things.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.


Luke 16:20
But there was a certain poor man named Lazarus, who had been placed near his gate, covered with sores,
John 16:33
These things I have spoken to you, so that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye have tribulation. But cheer up, I have overcome the world.
Acts 14:22
strengthening the souls of the disciples, exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that it was necessary for us to enter into the kingdom of God through many tribulations.
1 Thessalonians 3:3
for no man to be disturbed by these afflictions. For ye yourselves know that we are set for this.
Hebrews 11:25
having chosen rather to be mistreated with the people of God, than to have the pleasure of sin temporarily.
Revelation 7:14
And I said to him, My lord, thou know. And he said to me, These are those coming out of the great tribulation, and they washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.

General references

Genesis 41:53
And the seven years of plenty, that was in the land of Egypt, came to an end.
Deuteronomy 28:17
Cursed shall be thy basket and thy kneading-trough.
Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter the heart is sorrowful, and the end of mirth is heaviness.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed are those who mourn, because they will be comforted.
Mark 9:46
where their worm does not perish, and the fire is not quenched.