The wealthy may not give more, and the poor may not give less, than half a shekel when giving the contribution to the Lord to atone for your lives.
he said, "Return to your homes with great wealth: a huge number of cattle, and silver, gold, bronze, iron, and a large quantity of clothing. Share the spoil of your enemies with your brothers."
You who reside by many waters, rich in treasures, your end has come, your life thread is cut.
They made His grave with the wicked, and with a rich man at His death, although He had done no violence and had not spoken deceitfully.
Now I will tell you the truth. "Three more kings will arise in Persia, and the fourth will be far richer than the others. By the power he gains through his riches, he will stir up everyone against the kingdom of Greece.
I will shake all the nations so that the treasures of all the nations will come, and I will fill this house with glory," says the Lord of Hosts.
What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft robes? Look, those who are splendidly dressed and live in luxury are in royal palaces.
Then He told them a parable: "A rich man's land was very productive.
He also said to the one who had invited Him, "When you give a lunch or a dinner, don't invite your friends, your brothers, your relatives, or your rich neighbors, because they might invite you back, and you would be repaid.
He also said to the disciples: "There was a rich man who received an accusation that his manager was squandering his possessions.
but the one who is rich [should boast] in his humiliation, because he will pass away like a flower of the field.
After he heard this, he became extremely sad, because he was very rich.
Abram was very rich in livestock, silver, and gold.
"The Lord has greatly blessed my master, and he has become rich. He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female slaves, and camels and donkeys.
He displayed the glorious wealth of his kingdom and the magnificent splendor of his greatness for a total of 180 days.
2 Samuel 19:32
Barzillai was a very old man-80 years old-and since he was a very wealthy man, he had provided for the needs of the king while he stayed in Mahanaim.
Now Naomi had a relative on her husband's side named Boaz. He was a prominent man of noble character from Elimelech's family.
But Ephraim says: "How rich I have become; I made it all myself. In all my earnings, no one can find any crime in me that I can be punished for!"
For their possessions were too many [for them] to live together, and because of their herds, the land where they stayed could not support them.
Then Haman described for them his glorious wealth and his many sons. He told them all how the king had promoted him in rank and given him a high position over the other officials and the royal staff.
and the man became rich and kept getting richer until he was very wealthy.
And the man became very rich. He had many flocks, male and female slaves, and camels and donkeys.
I have oxen, donkeys, flocks, male and female slaves. I have sent [this message] to inform my lord, in order to seek your favor.' "
His estate included 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 yoke of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and a very large number of servants. Job was the greatest man among all the people of the east.
When it was evening, a rich man from Arimathea named Joseph came, who himself had also become a disciple of Jesus.
1 Samuel 25:2
A man in Maon had a business in Carmel; he was a very rich man with 3,000 sheep and 1,000 goats and was shearing his sheep in Carmel.
1 Kings 3:13
In addition, I will give you what you did not ask for: both riches and honor, so that no man in any kingdom will be your equal during your entire life.
1 Kings 10:7
But I didn't believe the reports until I came and saw with my own eyes. Indeed, I was not even told half. Your wisdom and prosperity far exceed the report I heard.
1 Kings 10:23
King Solomon surpassed all the kings of the world in riches and in wisdom.
There was a man named Zacchaeus who was a chief tax collector, and he was rich.
When the young man heard that command, he went away grieving, because he had many possessions.
But he was stunned at this demand, and he went away grieving, because he had many possessions.