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 steward of injustice, because he did wisely: for the sons of this life are wiser than the children of light in their generation.
And he said to them, Ye are from below I am from above: ye are of this world; I am not of this world.
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.
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.
For not in his dying shall he take anything: his honor shall not go down after him.
Behold, these the unjust, and they being secure of the world increased riches.
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast many good things laid up for many years; rest, eat, drink, be gladdened.
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.
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.
The tents to those oppressing will be secure, and confidence to those provoking God to anger: whom God will bring into his hand
Wherefore shall the unjust live? They grew old, also they were strong in power.
And he filled their houses with good: and the counsel of the unjust was far from me.
If thou wilt seek her as silver, and dig for her as hidden treasure;
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.
All creeping birds going upon four, it is an abomination to you.
And they shall know that this is thy hand; thou, O Jehovah, didst it.
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.