Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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 commended the unjust steward, because he had done wisely: for the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light.
John 8:23
And he said unto them, You are from beneath; I am from above: you are of this world; I am not of this world.
John 15:19
If you were of the world, the world would love its own: but because you 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 your word; and the world has hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
1 John 4:4
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.

Portion

Psalm 49:17
For when he dies he shall carry nothing away: his glory shall not descend after him.
Psalm 73:12
Behold, these are the ungodly, who prosper in the world; they increase in riches.
Luke 12:19
And I will say to my soul, Soul, you have many goods laid up for many years; take your ease, eat, drink, and be merry.
Luke 16:25
But Abraham said, Son, remember that you in your lifetime received your good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and you are tormented.
James 5:5
You have lived in pleasure on the earth, and been wanton; you have nourished your hearts, as in a day of slaughter.

Belly

Job 12:6
The tents of robbers prosper, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand God brings abundantly.
Job 21:7
Why do the wicked live, become old, yea, are mighty in power?
Job 22:18
Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Hid

Proverbs 2:4
If you seek her as silver, and search for her as for hid treasures;
Matthew 13:44
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; which when a man has found, he hides, and for joy thereof goes and sells all that he has, and buys that field.

General references

Leviticus 11:20
All winged insects that creep, going upon all fours, shall be an abomination unto you.
Psalm 109:27
That they may know that this is your hand; that you, LORD, have done it.
Luke 12:18
And he said, This will I do: I will pull down my barns, and build greater; and there will I store all my crops and my goods.