Satisfied With Riches
Most Relevant Verses
"Behold, the man who would not make God his refuge, But trusted in the abundance of his riches And was strong in his evil desire."
He who trusts in his riches will fall, But the righteous will flourish like the green leaf.
'Because you say, "I am rich, and have become wealthy, and have need of nothing," and you do not know that you are wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked,
Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.
"And the one on whom seed was sown among the thorns, this is the man who hears the word, and the worry of the world and the deceitfulness of wealth choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
"The seed which fell among the thorns, these are the ones who have heard, and as they go on their way they are choked with worries and riches and pleasures of this life, and bring no fruit to maturity.
Do not trust in oppression And do not vainly hope in robbery; If riches increase, do not set your heart upon them.
- False Confidence
- Materialism, As An Aspect Of Sin
- Money, Attitudes To
- Perils Of Luxury
- Rich, The
- Riches, Believers Attitudes
- Riches, Dangers Of
- Riches, Ungodly Use Of
- Strength, Human
- Temptation, Sources Of
- Trust, Lack Of