Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:

General references

Bible References

Remove

Proverbs 21:6
The acquisition of treasures by a lying tongue
Is a fleeting vapor, the pursuit of death.
Proverbs 22:8
He who sows iniquity will reap vanity,
And the rod of his fury will perish.
Proverbs 23:5
When you set your eyes on it, it is gone.
For wealth certainly makes itself wings
Like an eagle that flies toward the heavens.
Psalm 62:9
Men of low degree are only vanity and men of rank are a lie;
In the balances they go up;
They are together lighter than breath.
Psalm 119:29
Remove the false way from me,
And graciously grant me Your law.
Ecclesiastes 1:2
Vanity of vanities,” says the Preacher,
Vanity of vanities! All is vanity.”
Isaiah 5:18
Woe to those who drag iniquity with the cords of falsehood,
And sin as if with cart ropes;
Isaiah 59:4
No one sues righteously and no one pleads honestly.
They trust in confusion and speak lies;
They conceive mischief and bring forth iniquity.
John 2:8
And He *said to them, “Draw some out now and take it to the headwaiter.” So they took it to him.
Acts 14:15
and saying, “Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, who made the heaven and the earth and the sea and all that is in them.

Feed

Genesis 28:20
Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God will be with me and will keep me on this journey that I take, and will give me food to eat and garments to wear,
Genesis 48:15
He blessed Joseph, and said,
The God before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac walked,
The God who has been my shepherd all my life to this day,
Exodus 16:15
When the sons of Israel saw it, they said to one another, “What is it?” For they did not know what it was. And Moses said to them, “It is the bread which the Lord has given you to eat.
Matthew 6:11
Give us this day our daily bread.
Luke 11:3
‘Give us each day our daily bread.
1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.

Convenient for me

2 Kings 25:30
and for his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king, a portion for each day, all the days of his life.
Jeremiah 37:21
Then King Zedekiah gave commandment, and they committed Jeremiah to the court of the guardhouse and gave him a loaf of bread daily from the bakers’ street, until all the bread in the city was gone. So Jeremiah remained in the court of the guardhouse.
Jeremiah 52:34
For his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king of Babylon, a daily portion all the days of his life until the day of his death.

General references

Matthew 6:11
Give us this day our daily bread.
1 Timothy 6:8
If we have food and covering, with these we shall be content.