Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall want.

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Psalm 34:10
Young lions, have come short, and suffered hunger, but, they who seek Yahweh, shall not lack any good thing.
Psalm 37:3
Trust in Yahweh, and do good, Dwell in the land, and feed on fidelity;
1 Timothy 4:8
For, the bodily training, for little, is profitable, whereas, godliness, for all things is profitable, - having, promise, of life - the present and the coming.
Hebrews 13:5
Without fondness for money, be your way of life, - being content with the present things, - for, he, hath said: In nowise, thee, will I leave, no indeed! in nowise, thee, will I forsake:

The belly

Proverbs 6:11
So shall come in, as a highwayman, thy poverty, and, thy want, as one armed with a shield.
Deuteronomy 28:48
therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies, whom Yahweh will send against thee, with hunger and with thirst and with nakedness, and with want of all things, - and he, will put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until he hath destroyed thee.
Deuteronomy 32:24
The meltings of hunger, The devourings of fever, And the dangerous pestilence, - And, the tooth of beasts, will I send among them, With the poison of crawlers of the dust:
Isaiah 65:13
Therefore, Thus, saith My Lord, Yahweh, - Lo! my servants, shall eat but, ye, shall be famished, Lo! my servants, shall drink but, ye shall be thirsty, - Lo! my servants, shall rejoice but ye, shall turn pale;
2 Thessalonians 3:10
For, even when we were with you, this, were we giving in charge unto you, - that, if any will not work, neither let him eat!

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Psalm 37:16
Better the little of the righteous man, than the abundance of the lawless who are mighty;