'Prosperity' in the Bible
The Lord commanded us to follow all these statutes and to fear the Lord our God for our prosperity always and for our preservation, as it is today.
The Lord your God will make you prosper abundantly in all the work of your hands with children, the offspring of your livestock, and your land’s produce. Indeed, the Lord will again delight in your prosperity, as He delighted in that of your fathers,
See, today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and adversity.
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.
So do not give your daughters to their sons in marriage or take their daughters for your sons. Never seek their peace or prosperity, so that you will be strong, eat the good things of the land, and leave it as an inheritance to your sons forever.”
Then, even if your beginnings were modest,your final days will be full of prosperity.
Nothing is left for him to consume;therefore, his prosperity will not last.
They spend their days in prosperityand go down to Sheol in peace.
But their prosperity is not of their own doing.The counsel of the wicked is far from me!
Yet another person dies with a bitter soul,having never tasted prosperity.
Terrors are turned loose against me;they chase my dignity away like the wind,and my prosperity has passed by like a cloud.
If they serve Him obediently,they will end their days in prosperityand their years in happiness.
After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his prosperity and doubled his previous possessions.
But the humble will inherit the landand will enjoy abundant prosperity.
God provides homes for those who are deserted.He leads out the prisoners to prosperity,but the rebellious live in a scorched land.
May the mountains bring prosperity to the peopleand the hills, righteousness.
May the righteous flourish in his daysand prosperity abounduntil the moon is no more.
For I envied the arrogant;I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
For the choir director. A psalm of the sons of Korah.Lord, You showed favor to Your land;You restored Jacob’s prosperity.
so that I may enjoy the prosperityof Your chosen ones,rejoice in the joy of Your nation,and boast about Your heritage.
may there be peace within your walls,prosperity within your fortresses.”
May the Lord bless you from Zion,so that you will see the prosperity of Jerusalemall the days of your life
He endows your territory with prosperity;He satisfies you with the finest wheat.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity, consider: God has made the one as well as the other, so that man cannot discover anything that will come after him.
The dominion will be vast,and its prosperity will never end.He will reign on the throne of Davidand over his kingdom,to establish and sustain itwith justice and righteousness from now on and forever.The zeal of the Lord of Hosts will accomplish this.
Then all your children will be taught by the Lord,their prosperity will be great,
Seek the welfare of the city I have deported you to. Pray to the Lord on its behalf, for when it has prosperity, you will prosper.”
King Nebuchadnezzar,To those of every people, nation, and language, who live in all the earth: May your prosperity increase.
Therefore, may my advice seem good to you my king. Separate yourself from your sins by doing what is right, and from your injustices by showing mercy to the needy. Perhaps there will be an extension of your prosperity.”
Then King Darius wrote to those of every people, nation, and language who live in all the earth: “May your prosperity abound.
“Proclaim further: This is what the Lord of Hosts says: My cities will again overflow with prosperity; the Lord will once more comfort Zion and again choose Jerusalem.”