Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore then gavest not thou my money into the bank, that at my coming I might have required mine own with usury?

Wherefore

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Bible References

Wherefore

Romans 2:4
Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering, not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?

Usury

Exodus 22:25
If thou lend money to any of my people with thee that is poor, thou shalt not be to him as a creditor; neither shall ye lay upon him interest.
Deuteronomy 23:19
Thou shalt not lend upon interest to thy brother; interest of money, interest of victuals, interest of anything that is lent upon interest:

General references

Exodus 22:25
If thou lend money to any of my people with thee that is poor, thou shalt not be to him as a creditor; neither shall ye lay upon him interest.
Luke 15:31
And he said unto him, Son, thou art ever with me, and all that is mine is thine.

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