Drawbacks To Riches

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Matthew 19:23

Jesus said to his disciples, "Most certainly I say to you, a rich man will enter into the Kingdom of Heaven with difficulty.

Mark 10:23

Jesus looked around, and said to his disciples, "How difficult it is for those who have riches to enter into the Kingdom of God!"

Luke 18:24

Jesus, seeing that he became very sad, said, "How hard it is for those who have riches to enter into the Kingdom of God!

Mark 10:25

It is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye than for a rich man to enter into the Kingdom of God."

Luke 18:25

For it is easier for a camel to enter in through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the Kingdom of God."

Isaiah 10:3

What will you do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which will come from afar? To whom will you flee for help? Where will you leave your wealth?

Job 27:19

He lies down rich, but he shall not do so again. He opens his eyes, and he is not.

Zephaniah 1:13

Their wealth will become a spoil, and their houses a desolation. Yes, they will build houses, but won't inhabit them. They will plant vineyards, but won't drink their wine.

Revelation 18:17

For in an hour such great riches are made desolate.' Every shipmaster, and everyone who sails anywhere, and mariners, and as many as gain their living by sea, stood far away,

Job 15:29

He shall not be rich, neither shall his substance continue, neither shall their possessions be extended on the earth.

James 1:10-11

and the rich, in that he is made humble, because like the flower in the grass, he will pass away. For the sun arises with the scorching wind, and withers the grass, and the flower in it falls, and the beauty of its appearance perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in his pursuits.

Psalm 39:6

"Surely every man walks like a shadow. Surely they busy themselves in vain. He heaps up, and doesn't know who shall gather.

Job 20:18

That for which he labored he shall restore, and shall not swallow it down. According to the substance that he has gotten, he shall not rejoice.

Ecclesiastes 10:6

Folly is set in great dignity, and the rich sit in a low place.

Proverbs 28:6

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity, than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.

Ezekiel 26:12

They shall make a spoil of your riches, and make a prey of your merchandise; and they shall break down your walls, and destroy your pleasant houses; and they shall lay your stones and your timber and your dust in the midst of the waters.

Job 3:21

Who long for death, but it doesn't come; and dig for it more than for hidden treasures,

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