Parallel Verses

Amplified


Even those who trust in and rely on their wealth
And boast of the abundance of their riches?

New American Standard Bible

Even those who trust in their wealth
And boast in the abundance of their riches?

King James Version

They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Holman Bible

They trust in their wealth
and boast of their abundant riches.

International Standard Version

those who put confidence in their wealth and boast about their great riches?

A Conservative Version

Those who trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches,

American Standard Version

They that trust in their wealth, And boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Bible in Basic English

Even of those whose faith is in their wealth, and whose hearts are lifted up because of their stores.

Darby Translation

They depend upon their wealth, and boast themselves in the abundance of their riches. ...

Julia Smith Translation

They trusting upon their wealth, and they will glory in the multitude of their riches.

King James 2000

They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Lexham Expanded Bible

those who trust their wealth and boast about the abundance of their riches?

Modern King James verseion

Those who trust in their wealth, and their many riches, boast themselves.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There be some that put their trust in their goods, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches.

NET Bible

They trust in their wealth and boast in their great riches.

New Heart English Bible

Those who trust in their wealth, and boast in the multitude of their riches?

The Emphasized Bible

As for them who are trusting in their wealth, - And, in the abundance of their riches, do boast themselves,

Webster

They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;

World English Bible

Those who trust in their wealth, and boast in the multitude of their riches --

Youngs Literal Translation

Those trusting on their wealth, And in the multitude of their riches, Do shew themselves foolish.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Misplaced Trust In Wealth

5
Why should I fear in the days of evil,
When the wickedness of those who would betray me surrounds me [on every side],
6 
Even those who trust in and rely on their wealth
And boast of the abundance of their riches?
7
None of them can by any means redeem [either himself or] his brother,
Nor give to God a ransom for him—


Cross References

Psalm 52:7


“Look, [this is] the man who would not make God his strength [his stronghold and fortress],
But trusted in the abundance of his riches,
Taking refuge in his wealth.”

Mark 10:24

The disciples were amazed and bewildered by His words. But Jesus said to them again, “Children, how difficult it is [for those who place their hope and confidence in riches] to enter the kingdom of God!

Esther 5:11

Then Haman recounted to them the glory of his riches, the large number of his sons, and every instance in which the king had magnified him and how he had promoted him over the officials and servants of the king.

Job 31:24-25


“If I have put my trust and confidence in gold,
Or have declared fine gold my hope and assurance,

Psalm 62:10


Do not trust in oppression,
And do not vainly hope in robbery;
If riches increase, do not set your heart on them.

Proverbs 10:15


The rich man’s wealth is his fortress;
The ruin of the poor is their poverty.

Proverbs 11:28


He who leans on and trusts in and is confident in his riches will fall,
But the righteous [who trust in God’s provision] will flourish like a green leaf.

Proverbs 23:5


When you set your eyes on wealth, it is [suddenly] gone.
For wealth certainly makes itself wings
Like an eagle that flies to the heavens.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus says the Lord, “Let not the one who is wise and skillful boast in his insight; let not the one who is mighty and powerful boast in his strength; let not the one who is rich boast in his [temporal satisfactions and earthly] abundance;

Ezekiel 28:4-5


With your [own] wisdom and with your [own] understanding
You have acquired your riches and power
And have brought gold and silver into your treasuries;

Hosea 12:8


Ephraim said, “I have indeed become rich [and powerful as a nation];
I have found wealth for myself.
In all my labors they will not find in me
Any wickedness that would be sin.”

Luke 12:19

And I will say to my soul, “Soul, you have many good things stored up, [enough] for many years; rest and relax, eat, drink and be merry (celebrate continually).”’

1 Timothy 6:17

As for the rich in this present world, instruct them not to be conceited and arrogant, nor to set their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly and ceaselessly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.

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