Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:
If I have made gold my hope, or said to the fine gold, My confidence!
Verily, man walketh in a vain show; verily they are disquieted in vain; he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather them.
Put not confidence in oppression, and become not vain in robbery; if wealth increase, set not your heart upon it.
Wealth profiteth not in the day of wrath; but righteousness delivereth from death.
How much better is it to get wisdom than fine gold, and the getting of intelligence to be preferred to silver!
wilt thou set thine eyes upon it, it is gone; for indeed it maketh itself wings and it flieth away as an eagle towards the heavens.
For he giveth to a man that is good in his sight wisdom, and knowledge, and joy; but to the sinner he giveth travail to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him that is good in God's sight. This also is vanity and pursuit of the wind.
He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver, nor he that loveth abundance with increase. This also is vanity.
their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them, in the day of Jehovah's wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for a full end, yea, a sudden end, shall he make of all them that dwell in the land.
Thus is he who lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
But when Jesus saw that he became very sorrowful, he said, How difficultly shall those who have riches enter into the kingdom of God;
1 Timothy 6:8
But having sustenance and covering, we will be content with these.
Let your conversation be without love of money, satisfied with your present circumstances; for he has said, I will not leave thee, neither will I forsake thee.
Go to now, ye rich, weep, howling over your miseries that are coming upon you.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one love the world, the love of the Father is not in him;