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
I will establish my covenant between me and you and your seed after you throughout their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God to you and to your seed after you.
Psalm 25:12
What man is he who fears Yahweh? He shall instruct him in the way that he shall choose.
Psalm 102:28
The children of your servants will continue. Their seed will be established before you." By David.
Psalm 112:2
His seed will be mighty in the land. The generation of the upright will be blessed.
Psalm 128:6
Yes, may you see your children's children. Peace be upon Israel. A Song of Ascents.

The wealth

Proverbs 28:8
He who increases his wealth by excessive interest gathers it for one who has pity on the poor.
Job 27:16
Though he heap up silver as the dust, and prepare clothing as the clay;
Ecclesiastes 2:26
For to the man who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy; but to the sinner he gives travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him who pleases God. This also is vanity and a chasing after wind.

General references

Genesis 31:9
Thus God has taken away your father's livestock, and given them to me.
Deuteronomy 28:4
You shall be blessed in the fruit of your body, the fruit of your ground, the fruit of your animals, the increase of your livestock, and the young of your flock.