Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is trouble.

General references

Bible References

The house

Proverbs 15:16
Better is a little with the fear of the Lord
Than great treasure and turmoil with it.
Proverbs 8:21
To endow those who love me with wealth,
That I may fill their treasuries.
Proverbs 13:22
A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children,
And the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous.
Proverbs 21:20
There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise,
But a foolish man swallows it up.
Psalm 112:3
Wealth and riches are in his house,
And his righteousness endures forever.
Hebrews 11:26
considering the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures of Egypt; for he was looking to the reward.

In the revenues

Proverbs 10:22
It is the blessing of the Lord that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.
Proverbs 16:8
Better is a little with righteousness
Than great income with injustice.
Job 20:19
“For he has oppressed and forsaken the poor;
He has seized a house which he has not built.
Psalm 37:16
Better is the little of the righteous
Than the abundance of many wicked.
Ecclesiastes 4:6
One hand full of rest is better than two fists full of labor and striving after wind.
Ecclesiastes 5:10
He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.
James 5:1
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries which are coming upon you.

General references

Proverbs 24:4
And by knowledge the rooms are filled
With all precious and pleasant riches.