48 Bible Verses about Finances
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For wisdom is a defence, even as money is a defence; but the excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom preserveth the life of him that hath it.
He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loveth abundance, with increase: this also is vanity.
Be ye free from the love of money; content with such things as ye have: for himself hath said, I will in no wise fail thee, neither will I in any wise forsake thee.
For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil: which some reaching after have been led astray from the faith, and have pierced themselves through with many sorrows.
Honor Jehovah with thy substance, And with the first-fruits of all thine increase:
Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
Give a portion to seven, yea, even unto eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth.
When goods increase, they are increased that eat them; and what advantage is there to the owner thereof, save the beholding of them with his eyes?
And I say unto you, Make to yourselves friends by means of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when it shall fail, they may receive you into the eternal tabernacles.
And the twelve called the multitude of the disciples unto them, and said, It is not fit that we should forsake the word of God, and serve tables.
Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished; But he that gathereth by labor shall have increase.
and they sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all, according as any man had need.
Upon the first day of the week let each one of you lay by him in store, as he may prosper, that no collections be made when I come.
then shalt thou turn it into money, and bind up the money in thy hand, and shalt go unto the place which Jehovah thy God shall choose:
For thus saith Jehovah, Ye were sold for nought; and ye shall be redeemed without money.
And when the money was all spent in the land of Egypt, and in the land of Canaan, all the Egyptians came unto Joseph, and said, Give us bread: for why should we die in thy presence? for our money faileth.
For which of you, desiring to build a tower, doth not first sit down and count the cost, whether he have wherewith to complete it?
He hoped withal that money would be given him of Paul: wherefore also he sent for him the oftener, and communed with him.
The rich ruleth over the poor; And the borrower is servant to the lender.
Howbeit there was no reckoning made with them of the money that was delivered into their hand; for they dealt faithfully.
and laid them at the apostles feet: and distribution was made unto each, according as any one had need.
Lest strangers be filled with thy strength, And thy labors be in the house of an alien,
Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labor for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Behold, this is the third time I am ready to come to you; and I will not be a burden to you: for I seek not yours, but you: for the children ought not to lay up for the parents, but the parents for the children.
So are the ways of every one that is greedy of gain; It taketh away the life of the owners thereof.
And Joseph gathered up all the money that was found in the land of Egypt, and in the land of Canaan, for the grain which they bought: and Joseph brought the money into Pharaoh's house.
He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again; God will cast them out of his belly.
for we brought nothing into the world, for neither can we carry anything out;
Ye looked for much, and, lo, it came to little; and when ye brought it home, I did blow upon it. Why? saith Jehovah of hosts. Because of my house that lieth waste, while ye run every man to his own house.
There is that scattereth, and increaseth yet more; And there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth only to want.
If I have made gold my hope, And have said to the fine gold, Thou art my confidence;
Ye have sown much, and bring in little; ye eat, but ye have not enough; ye drink, but ye are not filled with drink; ye clothe you, but there is none warm; and he that earneth wages earneth wages to put it into a bag with holes.
Go up to Hilkiah the high priest, that he may sum the money which is brought into the house of Jehovah, which the keepers of the threshold have gathered of the people:
For Jehovah thy God will bless thee, as he promised thee: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, but thou shalt not borrow; and thou shalt rule over many nations, but they shall not rule over thee.
Trust not in oppression, And become not vain in robbery: If riches increase, set not your heart thereon .
But thou shalt remember Jehovah thy God, for it is he that giveth thee power to get wealth; that he may establish his covenant which he sware unto thy fathers, as at this day.
And the lord of that servant, being moved with compassion, released him, and forgave him the debt.
But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thy heart to lie to the Holy Spirit, and to keep back part of the price of the land?
If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches ?
And Jesus entered into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of he money-changers, and the seats of them that sold the doves;
And he called ten servants of his, and gave them ten pounds, and said unto them, Trade ye herewith till I come.
Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten.
And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, and he shall not destroy the fruits of your ground; neither shall your vine cast its fruit before the time in the field, saith Jehovah of hosts.
But let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things.
Bring ye the whole tithe into the store-house, that there may be food in my house, and prove me now herewith, saith Jehovah of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it .
for where thy treasure is, there will thy heart be also.
But ye say, whosoever shall say to his father or his mother, That wherewith thou mightest have been profited by me is given to God ;
The heads thereof judge for reward, and the priests thereof teach for hire, and the prophets thereof divine for money: yet they lean upon Jehovah, and say, Is not Jehovah in the midst of us? no evil shall come upon us.