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Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye devour widows' houses, and for a pretence make long prayer: therefore ye shall receive the greater damnation.
Neither widow nor fatherless, shalt thou humiliate:
Widows, thou hast sent away empty, and, the arms of the fatherless, thou dost crush.
If I withheld - from pleasure - the poor, or, the eyes of the widow, I dimmed;
Who devour widows' houses, and, for a pretence, are long in prayer: these, shall receive a more surpassing judgment.
Who devour the houses of widows, and, for a show, are a long time at prayer. These, shall receive, a heavier sentence.
2 Timothy 3:6
For, of these, are they who enter into the houses, and captivate silly women, women laden with sins, led on by manifold covetings,
For there are many unruly men, vain talkers and deceivers, especially they of the circumcision, -
2 Peter 2:14
Having, eyes, full of an adulteress, and that cannot rest from sin, enticing unstable souls, having, a heart trained in greed, - children of a curse, -
Serpents! broods of vipers! how should ye flee from the judgment of gehenna?
Moreover, I say unto you - For the land of Sodom, more tolerable, will it be in a day of judgment, than, for thee.
Whereas, he who had not come to know, and did things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. And, every one to whom was given much, much, shall be sought from him; and, he to whom they committed much, for more than common, will they ask him.
Not, many teachers, become ye, my brethren, knowing that, a severer sentence, shall ye receive;
2 Peter 2:3
And, in greed, with forged words, will they, of you, make merchandise: for whom, the sentence from of old, is not idle, and, their destruction, doth not slumber.
For what shall be the hope of the impious, though he graspeth with greed, when GOD shall draw forth his soul?
For they consume bread gotten by lawlessness, and, wine obtained by violence, they drink.
I, will expose thy righteousness, - And thy works - but they will not profit thee!
saying unto them - It is written, And, my house, shall be, a house of prayer; but, ye, have made, it, a den of robbers.