Possessions Decaying

Most Relevant Verses

Job 13:28

Man wears out like something rotten, like a moth-eaten garment.

Psalm 39:11

You discipline a man with punishment for sin, consuming like a moth what is precious to him; every man is a mere vapor. Selah

Matthew 6:19-20

"Don't collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal. But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don't break in and steal.

Colossians 2:22

All these [regulations] refer to what is destroyed by being used up; they are human commands and doctrines.

Ezekiel 24:6

Therefore, this is what the Lord God says: Woe to the city of bloodshed, the pot that has rust inside it, and whose rust will not come off! Empty it piece by piece; lots should not be cast for its contents.

Ezekiel 24:11-12

Set the empty pot on its coals so that it becomes hot and its copper glows. Then its impurity will melt inside it; its rust will be consumed. It has frustrated every effort; its thick rust will not come off. Into the fire with its rust!

Ezekiel 24:12

It has frustrated every effort; its thick rust will not come off. Into the fire with its rust!

James 5:3

your silver and gold are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You stored up treasure in the last days!

1 Peter 1:18

For you know that you were redeemed from your empty way of life inherited from the fathers, not with perishable things, like silver or gold,

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