Unjust Gain

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 1:19

Thus are the ways of all who are greedy [for] gain-- it will take the life of its possessors.

Jeremiah 22:13

Woe [to the one who] builds his house without righteousness, and his upper rooms without justice. His fellow countryman, he works for nothing, and he does not give to him his wages.

Ezekiel 22:13

And look! I strike my hand for your ill-gotten gain that you [have] made and at your blood that was in the midst of you.

Proverbs 28:16

A ruler who lacks understanding is a cruel oppressor, [but] those who hate unjust gain will have long days.

Habakkuk 2:9

Woe to [him who] obtains profit [from] evil gain for his house, to set his nest on high, to be saved from the hand of misfortune!

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Business life » Dishonesty » Unjust gain

Jeremiah 22:13

Woe [to the one who] builds his house without righteousness, and his upper rooms without justice. His fellow countryman, he works for nothing, and he does not give to him his wages.

Vices » Dishonesty » Unjust gain

Jeremiah 22:13

Woe [to the one who] builds his house without righteousness, and his upper rooms without justice. His fellow countryman, he works for nothing, and he does not give to him his wages.