Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They are enclosed in their own fat hearts: with their mouth they speak proudly.
Their heart is as gross as grease; but I delight in your law.
Because he covers his face with his fatness, and makes heavy fat on his waist.
The look on their countenance does witness against them; and they declare their sin as Sodom, they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! for they have brought evil unto themselves.
They have grown fat, they shine: yea, they pass over the deeds of the wicked: they judge not the cause, the cause of the fatherless, yet they prosper; and the right of the needy do they not defend.
Behold, this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom, pride, fullness of food, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.
Behold, these are the ungodly, who prosper in the world; they increase in riches.
From men by your hand, O LORD, from men of the world, who have their portion in this life, and whose belly you fill with your hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.
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: