Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Incline my heart unto thy testimonies, and not to covetousness.
And not to
Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me.
Do not incline my heart to any evil thing, To practice deeds of wickedness With men who do iniquity; And do not let me eat of their delicacies.
1 Kings 8:58
that He may incline our hearts to Himself, to walk in all His ways and to keep His commandments and His statutes and His ordinances, which He commanded our fathers.
and I will give them one heart and one way, that they may fear Me always, for their own good and for the good of their children after them.
"And I will give them one heart, and put a new spirit within them And I will take the heart of stone out of their flesh and give them a heart of flesh,
And not to
For the wicked boasts of his heart's desire, And the greedy man curses and spurns the LORD.
"Furthermore, you shall select out of all the people able men who fear God, men of truth, those who hate dishonest gain; and you shall place these over them as leaders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties and of tens.
"They come to you as people come, and sit before you as My people and hear your words, but they do not do them, for they do the lustful desires expressed by their mouth, and their heart goes after their gain.
"Woe to him who gets evil gain for his house To put his nest on high, To be delivered from the hand of calamity!
"For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed the evil thoughts, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries,
Then He said to them, "Beware, and be on your guard against every form of greed; for not even when one has an abundance does his life consist of his possessions."
Now the Pharisees, who were lovers of money, were listening to all these things and were scoffing at Him.
But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints;
Therefore consider the members of your earthly body as dead to immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry.
1 Timothy 6:9
But those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful desires which plunge men into ruin and destruction.
Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, "I WILL NEVER DESERT YOU, NOR WILL I EVER FORSAKE YOU,"
2 Peter 2:3
and in their greed they will exploit you with false words; their judgment from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep.
Oh that my ways may be established To keep Your statutes!