Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that by usury and unjust gain increaseth his substance, he shall gather it for him that will pity the poor.

Bible References

That by

Proverbs 13:22
A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children; but the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the righteous man.
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.

Unjust gain

Leviticus 25:36
Thou shalt take no usury nor increase of him; and thou shalt fear thy God; that thy brother may live beside thee.
Ezekiel 18:8
he hath not given forth upon usury, nor taken increase; he hath withdrawn his hand from unrighteousness, hath executed true judgment between man and man,

Pity

Proverbs 19:7
All the brethren of a poor man hate him; how much more do his friends go far from him: he pursueth them with words, they are not to be found.
2 Samuel 12:6
and he shall restore the lamb fourfold, because he did this thing, and because he had no pity.

General references

Exodus 22:25
if thou lend money to my people, the poor with thee,thou shalt not be to him as a usurer: ye shall charge him no interest.
Leviticus 11:34
All food that is eaten on which such water hath come shall be unclean; and all drink that is drunk shall be unclean, in every such vessel.
Leviticus 25:14
And if ye sell ought unto your neighbour, or buy of your neighbour's hand, ye shall not overreach one another.