Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

A faithful man shall abound with blessings: but he that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent.

General references

Bible References

Faithful

Proverbs 20:6
The multitude of man will call each his mercy: and a man of faithfulness who shall find?
1 Samuel 22:14
And Ahimelech will answer the king and say, And who among all thy servants faithful as David, and son-in-law of the king, and he departed at hearing thee, and honored in thy house?
Nehemiah 7:2
And I shall command Hanani my brother, and Hananiah chief of the fortress, over Jerusalem, for he is as a man of truth, and fearing God above many.
Psalm 101:6
Mine eyes are upon the faithful of the earth, to dwell with me: he walking in a blameless way, he shall serve me.
Psalm 112:4
Light arose in darkness to the upright: merciful and compassionate and just
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, which the Lord will set over his household, to give the allowance of wheat in due time?
Luke 16:1
And he said to his disciples, A certain man was rich, who had a steward; and he was slandered to him as dispersing his goods.
1 Corinthians 4:2
And besides it is sought in stewards, that any one be found faithful.
Revelation 2:10
Neither be afraid of what things thou art about to suffer: behold, the accuser is about to cast of you into prison, that ye might be tried; and ye shall have pressure ten days: be thou faithful until death, and I will give thee the crown of life.

But

Proverbs 28:22
A man of evil eye hasted for riches, and knew not that want shall come upon him.
Proverbs 13:11
Wealth from vanity shall be diminished: and he gathering with the hand, shall increase.
Proverbs 20:21
An inheritance greedily gotten in the beginning; and its latter state shall not be
Proverbs 23:4
Thou shalt not labor to become rich: cease from thy wisdom.
2 Kings 5:20
And Gehazi the boy of Elisha, the man of God, will say, Behold, my lord spared Naaman this Aramite from taking from his hand what he brought: Jehovah lives, for if I ran after him land book from him something.
1 Timothy 6:9
And they wishing to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and many eager desires, unwise and hurtful, which sink men into ruin and perdition.

General references

Genesis 34:23
Their cattle and their possession and all their quadrupeds, shall they not be to us? only we will consent to them, and they will dwell with us.