Being In Debt
Most Relevant Verses
Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law.
The rich rules over the poor, And the borrower becomes the lender's slave.
"No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other You cannot serve God and wealth.
Wealth obtained by fraud dwindles, But the one who gathers by labor increases it.
"The LORD will open for you His good storehouse, the heavens, to give rain to your land in its season and to bless all the work of your hand; and you shall lend to many nations, but you shall not borrow.
Do not be among those who give pledges, Among those who become guarantors for debts.
"At the end of every seven years you shall grant a remission of debts.
Go to the ant, O sluggard, Observe her ways and be wise,
On the first day of every week each one of you is to put aside and save, as he may prosper, so that no collections be made when I come.
He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.
Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, "I WILL NEVER DESERT YOU, NOR WILL I EVER FORSAKE YOU,"
"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'
Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.
"Now it shall be, if you diligently obey the LORD your God, being careful to do all His commandments which I command you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth.
For the love of money is a root of all sorts of evil, and some by longing for it have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.
"Give to him who asks of you, and do not turn away from him who wants to borrow from you.
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
- Debt (59 instances)