Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They are enclosed in their own fat; with their mouth they speak proudly.
Their heart is as fat as grease: as for me, I delight in thy law.
For he hath covered his face with his fatness, and gathered fat upon his flanks.
The look of their face doth witness against them, and they declare their sin as Sodom: they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! for they have brought evil upon themselves.
They are become fat, they shine, yea, they surpass in deeds of wickedness; they judge not the cause, the cause of the fatherless, and they prosper; and the right of the needy do they not adjudge.
Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom: pride, fulness of bread, and careless ease was in her and in her daughters, but she did not strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.
Behold, these are the wicked, and they prosper in the world: they heap up riches.
From men who are thy hand, O Jehovah, from men of this age: their portion is in this life, and their belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure; they have their fill of sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their children.
1 Samuel 25:2
And there was a man at Maon, whose business was at Carmel; and the man was very great, and he had three thousand sheep and a thousand goats; and he was shearing his sheep at Carmel.
And he spoke a parable to them, saying, The land of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly.