Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because thou sayest, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked:
I know thy tribulation, and thy poverty (but thou art rich), and the blasphemy of them that say they are Jews, and they art not, but are a synagogue of Satan.
There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing: There is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great wealth.
And Ephraim said, Surely I am become rich, I have found me wealth: in all my labors they shall find in me no iniquity that were sin.
whose possessors slay them, and hold themselves not guilty; and they that sell them say, Blessed be Jehovah, for I am rich; and their own shepherds pity them not.
The hungry he hath filled with good things; And the rich he hath sent empty away.
But woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.
The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as the rest of men, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.
Well; by their unbelief they were broken off, and thou standest by thy faith. Be not highminded, but fear:
For I say, through the grace that was given me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think as to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to each man a measure of faith.
1 Corinthians 4:8
Already are ye filled, already ye are become rich, ye have come to reign without us: yea and I would that ye did reign, that we also might reign with you.
lest, when thou hast eaten and art full, and hast built goodly houses, and dwelt therein;
Lest I be full, and deny thee , and say, Who is Jehovah? Or lest I be poor, and steal, And use profanely the name of my God.
O generation, see ye the word of Jehovah. Have I been a wilderness unto Israel? or a land of thick darkness? wherefore say my people, We are broken loose; we will come no more unto thee?
But when he heard it, he said, They that are whole have no need of a physician, but they that are sick.
But if thou bearest the name of a Jew, and restest upon the law, and gloriest in God,
Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me out of the body of this death?
Who is blind, but my servant? or deaf, as my messenger that I send? who is blind as he that is at peace with me , and blind as Jehovah's servant?
Those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and said unto him, Are we also blind?
2 Peter 1:9
For he that lacketh these things is blind, seeing only what is near, having forgotten the cleansing from his old sins.
O ye simple, understand prudence; And, ye fools, be of an understanding heart.
Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: As for him that is void of understanding, she saith to him,
Look therefore whether the light that is in thee be not darkness.
1 Corinthians 10:12
Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall.