Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he heard this, he was very sorrowful: for he was very rich.
He was very sorrowful
He was very sorrowful
And that which fell in the thorns, these are those who heard, and as they go they are choked by cares and wealth and pleasures of life, and do not bring to maturity.
And he said to them, Watch, and keep away from greed, because to any man, life to him is not in the abundance of things possessed by him.
And having stood, Zacchaeus said to the Lord, Behold, half of the things possessed by me, Lord, I give to the poor. And if I defrauded any man of anything, I repay fourfold.
But take heed to yourselves, lest your hearts be weighed down in debauchery and drunkenness and mundane cares, and that day come upon you sudden.
And they cried out to the sons of Dan. And they turned their faces, and said to Micah, What troubles thee that thou come with such a company?
If I have made gold my hope, and have said to the fine gold, [Thou are] my confidence;
And they come to thee as the people come, and they sit before thee as my people. And they hear thy words, but do not do them. For with their mouth they show much love, but their heart goes after their gain.
But when the young man heard the saying, he went away sorrowing, for he was having many possessions.
But having become somber at the saying, he went away sorrowing, for he was a man who has many possessions.
For ye are men who know this, that no fornicator, or unclean man, or covetous man, who is an idolater, has any inheritance in the kingdom of the Christ and God.
But indeed therefore I even consider all things to be loss because of the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, because of whom I suffered the loss of all things, and consider them to be rubbish, so that I may gain C
Put to death therefore your body-parts on the earth: fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and greed, which is idolatry.
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.
So therefore every man of you who does not renounce all things being possessed by him, cannot be my disciple.