Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They are closed in with their own fat; with their mouth they speak proudly.
Their heart became fat like grease, but I delight in thy law.
for he covered his face with his fatness and made collops of fat on his flanks;
The appearance of their countenance witnesses against them, and they declare their sin as Sodom; they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! For they have rewarded evil unto themselves.
They are become fat; they shine; yea, they overpass in deeds of wickedness; they did not judge the cause, the cause of the fatherless; with all this they made themselves prosperous; and they did not judge the cause of the poor.
Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom: pride, fullness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the afflicted and needy.
Behold, these ungodly men, without being troubled by the world obtain riches.
from men, with thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, who have their portion in this life and whose belly thou dost fill with thy provision: they satisfy their sons and leave the rest to their family.
1 Samuel 25:2
And there was a man in Maon whose possessions were in Carmel, and the man was very great, and he had three thousand sheep and a thousand goats, and he was shearing his sheep in Carmel.
And he spoke a parable unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully;