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.

Bible References

Men of

Luke 16:8
And the Lord praised the steward of injustice, because he did wisely: for the sons of this life are wiser than the children of light in their generation.
John 8:23
And he said to them, Ye are from below I am from above: ye are of this world; I am not of this world.
John 15:19
If ye were of the world, the world had loved its own: and because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
John 17:14
I have given them thy word; and the world hated them, for they are not of the world, as I am not of the world.
1 John 4:4
Ye are of God, little children, and have conquered them: for greater is he in you, than he in the world.


Psalm 49:17
For not in his dying shall he take anything: his honor shall not go down after him.
Psalm 73:12
Behold, these the unjust, and they being secure of the world increased riches.
Luke 12:19
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast many good things laid up for many years; rest, eat, drink, be gladdened.
Luke 16:25
But Abraham said, Child, remember that thou didst receive thy good things in thy life, and Lazarus likewise evil things: and now here is he comforted, and thou art tormented.
James 5:5
Ye have led a luxurious life upon the earth, and have rioted in luxury; ye have nourished your hearts, as in the day of slaughter.


Job 12:6
The tents to those oppressing will be secure, and confidence to those provoking God to anger: whom God will bring into his hand
Job 21:7
Wherefore shall the unjust live? They grew old, also they were strong in power.
Job 22:18
And he filled their houses with good: and the counsel of the unjust was far from me.


Proverbs 2:4
If thou wilt seek her as silver, and dig for her as hidden treasure;
Matthew 13:44
Again, the kingdom of the heavens is like to a treasure hid in the field; which a man finding, concealed, and from his joy, he retires, and all things which he has he sells, and he purchases that field.

General references

Leviticus 11:20
All creeping birds going upon four, it is an abomination to you.
Psalm 109:27
And they shall know that this is thy hand; thou, O Jehovah, didst it.
Luke 12:18
And he said, This will I do: I will pull down my stores, and build greater; and there will I collect all my produce and my good things.