48 occurrences

'Riches' in the Bible

So God said to him, “Because you have requested this and did not ask for long life or riches for yourself, or the death of your enemies, but you asked discernment for yourself to understand justice,

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.

King Solomon surpassed all the kings of the world in riches and in wisdom.

He died at a ripe old age, full of days, riches, and honor, and his son Solomon became king in his place.

God said to Solomon, “Since this was in your heart, and you have not requested riches, wealth, or glory, or for the life of those who hate you, and you have not even requested long life, but you have requested for yourself wisdom and knowledge that you may judge My people over whom I have made you king,

wisdom and knowledge are given to you. I will also give you riches, wealth, and glory, unlike what was given to the kings who were before you, or will be given to those after you.”

So the Lord established the kingdom in his hand. Then all Judah brought him tribute, and he had riches and honor in abundance.

Now Jehoshaphat had riches and honor in abundance, and he made an alliance with Ahab through marriage.

Hezekiah had abundant riches and glory, and he made himself treasuries for silver, gold, precious stones, spices, shields, and every desirable item.

Be careful that no one lures you with riches;do not let a large ransom lead you astray.

I rejoice in the way revealed by Your decreesas much as in all riches.

Riches are a ransom for a man’s life,but a poor man hears no threat.

There is a person without a companion, without even a son or brother, and though there is no end to all his struggles, his eyes are still not content with riches. “So who am I struggling for,” he asks, “and depriving myself from good?” This too is futile and a miserable task.

God gives a man riches, wealth, and honor so that he lacks nothing of all he desires for himself, but God does not allow him to enjoy them. Instead, a stranger will enjoy them. This is futile and a sickening tragedy.

Again I saw under the sun that the race is not to the swift, or the battle to the strong, or bread to the wise, or riches to the discerning, or favor to the skillful; rather, time and chance happen to all of them.

I will give you the treasures of darknessand riches from secret places,so that you may know that I, Yahweh,the God of Israel call you by your name.

Then you will see and be radiant,and your heart will tremble and rejoice,because the riches of the sea will become yoursand the wealth of the nations will come to you.

But you will be called the Lord’s priests;they will speak of you as ministers of our God;you will eat the wealth of the nations,and you will boast in their riches.

This is what the Lord says:The wise man must not boast in his wisdom;the strong man must not boast in his strength;the wealthy man must not boast in his wealth.

Now I will tell you the truth.Prophecies about Persia and Greece “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.

Instead, he will honor a god of fortresses—a god his fathers did not know—with gold, silver, precious stones, and riches.

He will get control over the hidden treasures of gold and silver and over all the riches of Egypt. The Libyans and Cushites will also be in submission.

Don’t be afraid, wild animals,for the wilderness pastures have turned green,the trees bear their fruit,and the fig tree and grapevine yield their riches.

And what if He did this to make known the riches of His glory on objects of mercy that He prepared beforehand for glory—

Now if their stumbling brings riches for the world, and their failure riches for the Gentiles, how much more will their full number bring!

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
πλουτέω 
Plouteo 
be rich , be made rich , rich , wax rich , be increased with goods
Usage: 9

עשׁיר 
`ashiyr 
Usage: 23

בּרום 
B@rowm 
Usage: 1

הון 
Hown 
Usage: 26

המן המון 
Hamown 
Usage: 83

חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

חסן 
Chocen 
Usage: 5

יתרה 
Yithrah 
Usage: 2

מטמן מטמן מטמון 
Matmown 
Usage: 5

נכס 
Nekec 
Usage: 5

נשׂג 
Nasag 
Usage: 50

עשׁר 
`ashar 
Usage: 17

עשׁר 
`osher 
Usage: 37

קנין 
Qinyan 
substance , of...getting , goods , riches , with
Usage: 10

רכשׁ רכוּשׁ 
R@kuwsh 
Usage: 28

שׁוּע 
Shuwa` 
Usage: 2

שׁוע 
Showa` 
Usage: 3

πλούσιος 
Plousios 
Usage: 15

πλουσίως 
Plousios 
Usage: 4

πλουτίζω 
Ploutizo 
Usage: 3

πλοῦτος 
Ploutos 
Usage: 19

χρῆμα 
Chrema 
Usage: 4

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