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Theasaurus: Possessions

44 Bible Verses about possessions

Most Relevant Verses

Numbers 33:53

you will dispossess the land and live in it because I have given the land to you to possess it.

Ecclesiastes 5:19

This indeed is a gift of God: everyone to whom God gives wealth and possessions, he also empowers him {to enjoy them}, to accept his lot, and to rejoice in [the fruit of] his toil.

Obadiah 1:17

But on Mount Zion there will be an escape, and it will be holy, and the house of Jacob will take possession [of] their dispossessors.

Luke 12:44

Truly I say to you that he will put him in charge of all his possessions.

Ecclesiastes 6:2

God gives a man wealth, possessions, and honor, so that he lacks nothing his heart desires; yet God does not enable him to enjoy it--instead someone else ends up enjoying it. This [is] vanity--indeed, it [is] a grievous ill!

Genesis 15:14

And also the nation that they serve I will judge. Then afterward they shall go out with great possessions.

Luke 16:12

And if you have not been faithful with what belongs to another, who will give you your own?

Genesis 26:14

And he possessed sheep and cattle and many servants, so that the Philistines envied him.

Job 1:3

Then his livestock came to be seven thousand sheep and goats and three thousand camels and five hundred pairs of oxen and five hundred female donkeys, and he had very many slaves, and that man was greater than all the people of the east.

Genesis 45:20

{Do not worry} about your possessions, for the best of all the land of Egypt is yours.'"

Luke 16:1

And he also said to the disciples, "A certain man was rich, who had a manager. And charges were brought to him that this person was squandering his possessions.

Job 1:10

Have you not put a fence around him and his household and around {all that belongs to him} {on every side}? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his livestock has increased in the land.

Proverbs 4:7

The beginning of wisdom: Get wisdom! With all [that is in] your possession, gain insight.

Zechariah 9:4

Look! The Lord will drive it out and will hurl its outer ramparts into the sea, and it will be consumed by fire.

Matthew 12:29

Or how can someone enter into the house of a strong [man] and steal his property, unless he first ties up the strong [man]? And then he can thoroughly plunder his house.

Luke 8:3

and Joanna the wife of Chuza (Herod's household manager), and Susanna, and many others who were helping to support them from their possessions.

Numbers 16:32

The land opened its mouth and swallowed them up with their houses and every person {that belonged to Korah} and all the property.

Genesis 36:7

For their possessions were {too many to live together}, so that the land of their sojourning was not able to support them on account of their livestock.

Topics on Possessions

Giving, Of Possessions


[For] he who gives to the poor, there is no lacking, but [for] he who turns his eyes, [there are] many curses.

Half Of Possessions


And Zacchaeus stopped [and] said to the Lord, "Behold, half of my possessions, Lord, I am giving to the poor, and if I have extorted anything from anyone, I am paying [it] back four times [as much]!"

Possessions Decaying


Your wealth has rotted, and your clothing has become moth-eaten.

Possessions Taken To Babylon


'Look, days [are] coming when all that is in your palace will be carried off; [even] all that your ancestors have stored up until this day, to Babylon; nothing shall be left,' says Yahweh.

Taking Possessions


He will take the best of your fields and your vineyards and your olive trees and will give [them] to his servants.