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Genesis 23:3-4

Then Abraham rose from before his dead, and spoke to the sons of Heth, saying,

Genesis 47:20-22

So Joseph bought all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh, for every Egyptian sold his field, because the famine was severe upon them. Thus the land became Pharaoh's.

Ruth 4:3

Then he said to the closest relative, "Naomi, who has come back from the land of Moab, has to sell the piece of land which belonged to our brother Elimelech.

Proverbs 31:16

She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard.

Jeremiah 32:9-10

"I bought the field which was at Anathoth from Hanamel my uncle's son, and I weighed out the silver for him, seventeen shekels of silver.

Matthew 27:7

And they conferred together and with the money bought the Potter's Field as a burial place for strangers.

Luke 14:18

"But they all alike began to make excuses. The first one said to him, 'I have bought a piece of land and I need to go out and look at it; please consider me excused.'

Acts 4:34

For there was not a needy person among them, for all who were owners of land or houses would sell them and bring the proceeds of the sales

Luke 14:19

"Another one said, 'I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I am going to try them out; please consider me excused.'

Genesis 41:57

The people of all the earth came to Egypt to buy grain from Joseph, because the famine was severe in all the earth.

Deuteronomy 2:28

'You will sell me food for money so that I may eat, and give me water for money so that I may drink, only let me pass through on foot,

John 6:5

Therefore Jesus, lifting up His eyes and seeing that a large crowd was coming to Him, said to Philip, "Where are we to buy bread, so that these may eat?"

John 13:29

For some were supposing, because Judas had the money box, that Jesus was saying to him, "Buy the things we have need of for the feast"; or else, that he should give something to the poor.

Revelation 6:6

And I heard something like a voice in the center of the four living creatures saying, "A quart of wheat for a denarius, and three quarts of barley for a denarius; and do not damage the oil and the wine."

Revelation 18:11-13

"And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargoes any more--

Genesis 17:12

"And every male among you who is eight days old shall be circumcised throughout your generations, a servant who is born in the house or who is bought with money from any foreigner, who is not of your descendants.

Exodus 21:2

"If you buy a Hebrew slave, he shall serve for six years; but on the seventh he shall go out as a free man without payment.

Leviticus 25:44-45

'As for your male and female slaves whom you may have--you may acquire male and female slaves from the pagan nations that are around you.

Hosea 3:1-2

Then the LORD said to me, "Go again, love a woman who is loved by her husband, yet an adulteress, even as the LORD loves the sons of Israel, though they turn to other gods and love raisin cakes."

Leviticus 25:39-40

'If a countryman of yours becomes so poor with regard to you that he sells himself to you, you shall not subject him to a slave's service.

Matthew 20:1-2

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Genesis 23:5-13

The sons of Heth answered Abraham, saying to him,

2 Samuel 24:24

However, the king said to Araunah, "No, but I will surely buy it from you for a price, for I will not offer burnt offerings to the LORD my God which cost me nothing " So David bought the threshing floor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver.

Leviticus 19:35-36

'You shall do no wrong in judgment, in measurement of weight, or capacity.

Genesis 23:14-16

Then Ephron answered Abraham, saying to him,

Deuteronomy 25:13-16

"You shall not have in your bag differing weights, a large and a small.

Proverbs 20:14

"Bad, bad," says the buyer, But when he goes his way, then he boasts.

Amos 8:5

saying, "When will the new moon be over, So that we may sell grain, And the sabbath, that we may open the wheat market, To make the bushel smaller and the shekel bigger, And to cheat with dishonest scales,

Micah 6:10-11

"Is there yet a man in the wicked house, Along with treasures of wickedness And a short measure that is cursed?

Proverbs 11:26

He who withholds grain, the people will curse him, But blessing will be on the head of him who sells it.

Leviticus 25:14

'If you make a sale, moreover, to your friend or buy from your friend's hand, you shall not wrong one another.

Lamentations 5:4

We have to pay for our drinking water, Our wood comes to us at a price.

Amos 8:6

So as to buy the helpless for money And the needy for a pair of sandals, And that we may sell the refuse of the wheat?"

Luke 15:13

"And not many days later, the younger son gathered everything together and went on a journey into a distant country, and there he squandered his estate with loose living.

Nehemiah 10:31

As for the peoples of the land who bring wares or any grain on the sabbath day to sell, we will not buy from them on the sabbath or a holy day; and we will forego the crops the seventh year and the exaction of every debt.

Nehemiah 13:15-22

In those days I saw in Judah some who were treading wine presses on the sabbath, and bringing in sacks of grain and loading them on donkeys, as well as wine, grapes, figs and all kinds of loads, and they brought them into Jerusalem on the sabbath day So I admonished them on the day they sold food.

Matthew 21:12-13

And Jesus entered the temple and drove out all those who were buying and selling in the temple, and overturned the tables of the money changers and the seats of those who were selling doves.

Mark 11:15-17

Then they came to Jerusalem. And He entered the temple and began to drive out those who were buying and selling in the temple, and overturned the tables of the money changers and the seats of those who were selling doves;

Luke 19:45-46

Jesus entered the temple and began to drive out those who were selling,

John 2:14-16

And He found in the temple those who were selling oxen and sheep and doves, and the money changers seated at their tables.

Ezekiel 7:12

'The time has come, the day has arrived Let not the buyer rejoice nor the seller mourn; for wrath is against all their multitude.

1 Corinthians 7:29-31

But this I say, brethren, the time has been shortened, so that from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none;

James 4:13

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit."

Revelation 13:16-17

And he causes all, the small and the great, and the rich and the poor, and the free men and the slaves, to be given a mark on their right hand or on their forehead,

1 Kings 21:20

Ahab said to Elijah, "Have you found me, O my enemy?" And he answered, "I have found you, because you have sold yourself to do evil in the sight of the LORD.

Judges 2:14

The anger of the LORD burned against Israel, and He gave them into the hands of plunderers who plundered them; and He sold them into the hands of their enemies around them, so that they could no longer stand before their enemies.

Psalm 44:12

You sell Your people cheaply, And have not profited by their sale.

Isaiah 43:1

But now, thus says the LORD, your Creator, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel, "Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are Mine!

Isaiah 50:1

Thus says the LORD, "Where is the certificate of divorce By which I have sent your mother away? Or to whom of My creditors did I sell you? Behold, you were sold for your iniquities, And for your transgressions your mother was sent away.

Isaiah 52:3

For thus says the LORD, "You were sold for nothing and you will be redeemed without money."

1 Peter 1:18-19

knowing that you were not redeemed with perishable things like silver or gold from your futile way of life inherited from your forefathers,

2 Peter 2:1

But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will also be false teachers among you, who will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing swift destruction upon themselves.

Proverbs 23:23

Buy truth, and do not sell it, Get wisdom and instruction and understanding.

Matthew 13:44-46

"The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found and hid again; and from joy over it he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.

Matthew 25:9

"But the prudent answered, 'No, there will not be enough for us and you too; go instead to the dealers and buy some for yourselves.'

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

Job 28:12-19

"But where can wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?

Psalm 49:7-8

No man can by any means redeem his brother Or give to God a ransom for him--

Mark 8:37

"For what will a man give in exchange for his soul?

Acts 8:20

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money!

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James 4:13

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit."



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