Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
From men which are thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life, and whose belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.
And the lord praised the unrighteous steward, in that with forethought he acted: - Because, the sons of this age, have more forethought than the sons of light, respecting their own generation.
And he was saying unto them - Ye, are, of the realms below, I, am, of the realms above: Ye, are, of this world, I, am not of this world.
If, of the world, ye had been, the world, of its own, had been fond; but, because, of the world, ye are not, on the contrary, I, chose you out of the world, therefore, the world, doth hate you.
I, have given them thy word, and, the world, hated them, because they are not of the world - even as, I, am not of the world.
1 John 4:4
Ye, are, of God, dear children, and have overcome them; because, greater, is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.
For, when he dieth, he shall take, nothing, his glory shall not descend after him;
Lo! these, are the lawless, Who are secure for an age, They have attained unto wealth.
and will say to my soul - Soul! thou hast many good things lying by for many years: be taking thy rest, eat, drink,be making merry!
But Abraham said - Child! remember - That thou didst duly received thy good things in thy life, and, Lazarus, in like manner, the evil things; but, now, here, he is comforted, and, thou, art in anguish.
Ye have luxuriated upon the land, and run riot, ye have pampered your hearts in a day of slaughter;
At peace are the tents that belong to the spoilers, and there is security to them who provoke GOD, To him who bringeth a god in his hand.
Wherefore do, lawless men, live, advance in years, even wax mighty in power?
Yet, he, had filled their houses with good! The counsel of the lawless, then, is far from me:
If thou seek her as silver, and, like hid treasure, thou search for her,
The kingdom of the heavens is like unto, a treasure hid in the field, which a man, finding, hid, - and, by reason of his joy, withdraweth and selleth whatsoever he hath, and buyeth that field.
Every creeping thing that flieth, that goeth on all-fours, an abomination, it is unto you.
That they may know that, Thine own hand, this is, Thou, Yahweh, hast done it.
And he said - This, will I do, - I will pull down my barns, and, greater ones, build, and gather, there, all my wheat and good things;