Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Riches and honour

Proverbs 3:16
Long life is in her right hand;
In her left hand are riches and honor.
Proverbs 4:7
The beginning of wisdom is: Acquire wisdom;
And with all your acquiring, get understanding.
James 2:5
Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

Durable

Psalm 36:6
Your righteousness is like the mountains of God;
Your judgments are like a great deep.
O Lord, You preserve man and beast.
Ecclesiastes 5:14
When those riches were lost through a bad investment and he had fathered a son, then there was nothing to support him.
Matthew 6:19
Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
Luke 10:42
but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away from her.”
Luke 12:20
But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?’
Luke 16:11
Therefore if you have not been faithful in the use of unrighteous wealth, who will entrust the true riches to you?
2 Corinthians 6:10
as sorrowful yet always rejoicing, as poor yet making many rich, as having nothing yet possessing all things.
Ephesians 3:8
To me, the very least of all saints, this grace was given, to preach to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ,
Philippians 4:19
And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
1 Timothy 6:17
Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.
James 5:1
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries which are coming upon you.
Revelation 3:18
I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

And righteousness

Proverbs 11:4
Riches do not profit in the day of wrath,
But righteousness delivers from death.
Matthew 6:33
But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
Philippians 3:8
More than that, I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,