'Greedy' in the Bible
For the wicked one boasts about his own cravings;the one who is greedy curses and despises the Lord.
A greedy man is in a hurry for wealth;he doesn’t know that poverty will come to him.
A greedy person provokes conflict,but whoever trusts in the Lord will prosper.
The Pharisee took his standand was praying like this: ‘God, I thank You that I’m not like other people —greedy, unrighteous, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.
I did not mean the immoral people of this world or the greedy and swindlers or idolaters; otherwise you would have to leave the world.
But now I am writing you not to associate with anyone who claims to be a believer who is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or verbally abusive, a drunkard or a swindler. Do not even eat with such a person.
no thieves, greedy people, drunkards, verbally abusive people, or swindlers will inherit God’s kingdom.
For know and recognize this: Every sexually immoral or impure or greedy person, who is an idolater, does not have an inheritance in the kingdom of the Messiah and of God.
For we never used flattering speech, as you know, or had greedy motives—God is our witness—
not addicted to wine, not a bully but gentle, not quarrelsome, not greedy—
Deacons, likewise, should be worthy of respect, not hypocritical, not drinking a lot of wine, not greedy for money,
For an overseer, as God’s administrator, must be blameless, not arrogant, not hot-tempered, not addicted to wine, not a bully, not greedy for money,