Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.

General references

Bible References


Genesis 17:7
And I will establish my covenant between me and thee, and thy seed after thee in their generations, for an everlasting covenant, to be a God to thee, and to thy seed after thee.
Psalm 25:12
What man is he that feareth Jehovah? him will he instruct in the way that he should choose.
Psalm 102:28
The children of thy servants shall abide, and their seed shall be established before thee.
Psalm 112:2
His seed shall be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright shall be blessed.
Psalm 128:6
And see thy children's children. Peace be upon Israel!

The wealth

Proverbs 28:8
He that by usury and unjust gain increaseth his substance gathereth it for him that is gracious to the poor.
Job 27:16
Though he heap up silver as the dust, and prepare clothing as the clay;
Ecclesiastes 2:26
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.

General references

Genesis 31:9
And God has taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.
Deuteronomy 28:4
Blessed shall be the fruit of thy womb, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the offspring of thy kine, and the increase of thy sheep.