21 Bible Verses about God's Ownership Of Everything
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A Psalm of David.
The earth is the Lord’s, and all it contains,
The world, and those who dwell in it.
one God and Father of all who is over all and through all and in all.
For every house is built by someone, but the builder of all things is God.
who also sealed us and gave us the Spirit in our hearts as a pledge.
Now I say, as long as the heir is a child, he does not differ at all from a slave although he is owner of everything,
for the earth is the Lord’s, and all it contains.
‘The silver is Mine and the gold is Mine,’ declares the Lord of hosts.
“For every beast of the forest is Mine,
The cattle on a thousand hills.
And all those who had believed were together and had all things in common;
Both riches and honor come from You, and You rule over all, and in Your hand is power and might; and it lies in Your hand to make great and to strengthen everyone.
‘The land, moreover, shall not be sold permanently, for the land is Mine; for you are but aliens and sojourners with Me.
But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?’
And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, “O Lord, it is You who made the heaven and the earth and the sea, and all that is in them,
The heavens are the heavens of the Lord,
But the earth He has given to the sons of men.
Every place on which the sole of your foot treads, I have given it to you, just as I spoke to Moses.
Behold, all souls are Mine; the soul of the father as well as the soul of the son is Mine. The soul who sins will die.
O Lord, how many are Your works!
In wisdom You have made them all;
The earth is full of Your possessions.
If anyone says anything to you, you shall say, ‘The Lord has need of them,’ and immediately he will send them.”
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
“Who has given to Me that I should repay him?
Whatever is under the whole heaven is Mine.
He blessed him and said,
“Blessed be Abram of God Most High,
Possessor of heaven and earth;
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