Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There be many that say, Who will shew us any good? LORD, lift thou up the light of thy countenance upon us.
Surely every man walks in a shadow. Surely they are disquieted in vain. He heaps up, and knows not who shall gather them.
Be not thou afraid when a man is made rich, when the glory of his house is increased.
I searched in my heart how to cheer my flesh with wine (my heart yet guiding [me] with wisdom), and how to lay hold on folly, till I might see what it was good for the sons of men that they should do under heaven all the days of th
Why do ye spend money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy? Hearken diligently to me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou have many goods laid up for many years. Take thine ease, eat, drink, be merry.
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously daily.
Go now, men who say, Today and tomorrow we will go into this city, and will operate one year there, and will engage in trade and will get gain--
Go now, ye rich, weep, howling for your miseries that are approaching.
For thou make him most blessed forever. Thou make him glad with joy in thy presence.
Why are thou cast down, O my soul? And [why] are thou disquieted within me? Hope thou in God, for I shall yet praise him [for] the help of his countenance.
For they did not get the land in possession by their own sword, nor did their own arm save them, but thy right hand, and thine arm, and the light of thy countenance, because thou were favorable to them.
God be merciful to us, and bless us, [and] cause his face to shine upon us (Selah),
Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou who lead Joseph like a flock. Thou who sit [above] the cherubim, shine forth.
Blessed is the people who know the joyful sound. They walk, O LORD, in the light of thy countenance.
Make thy face to shine upon thy servant, and teach me thy statutes.
LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.
And Moses said to him, If thy presence go not, do not carry us up from here.