The Misery Of Greed

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 1:19

So are the ways of everyone who gains by violence; It takes away the life of its possessors.

Habakkuk 2:9

"Woe to him who gets evil gain for his house To put his nest on high, To be delivered from the hand of calamity!

Habakkuk 2:10

"You have devised a shameful thing for your house By cutting off many peoples; So you are sinning against yourself.

James 5:3

Your gold and your silver have rusted; and their rust will be a witness against you and will consume your flesh like fire. It is in the last days that you have stored up your treasure!

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