'Wealth' in the Bible
I will also judge that nation, whom they will serve. Afterward they will come out with great wealth,
He heard the words of Laban's sons, saying, "Jacob has taken away all that was our father's. From that which was our father's, has he gotten all this wealth."
and all their wealth. They took captive all their little ones and their wives, and took as plunder everything that was in the house.
and [lest] you say in your heart, "My power and the might of my hand has gotten me this wealth."
But you shall remember Yahweh your God, for it is he who gives you power to get wealth; that he may establish his covenant which he swore to your fathers, as at this day.
and spoke to them, saying, "Return with much wealth to your tents, with very much livestock, with silver, with gold, with brass, with iron, and with very much clothing. Divide the spoil of your enemies with your brothers."
Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech, and his name was Boaz.
You shall see the affliction of [my] habitation, in all the wealth which [God] shall give Israel; and there shall not be an old man in your house forever.
Menahem exacted the money of Israel, even of all the mighty men of wealth, of each man fifty shekels of silver, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back, and didn't stay there in the land.
God said to Solomon, "Because this was in your heart, and you have not asked riches, wealth, or honor, nor the life of those who hate you, neither yet have asked long life; but have asked wisdom and knowledge for yourself, that you may judge my people, over whom I have made you king:
wisdom and knowledge is granted to you. I will give you riches, wealth, and honor, such as none of the kings have had who have been before you; neither shall there any after you have the like."
His children shall seek the favor of the poor. His hands shall give back his wealth.
If I have rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because my hand had gotten much;
Would your wealth sustain you in distress, or all the might of your strength?
from men by your hand, Yahweh, from men of the world, whose portion is in this life. You fill the belly of your cherished ones. Your sons have plenty, and they store up wealth for their children.
When you rebuke and correct man for iniquity, You consume his wealth like a moth. Surely every man is but a breath." Selah.
Those who trust in their wealth, and boast in the multitude of their riches --
For he sees that wise men die; likewise the fool and the senseless perish, and leave their wealth to others.
Wealth and riches are in his house. His righteousness endures forever.
We'll find all valuable wealth. We'll fill our houses with spoil.
lest strangers feast on your wealth, and your labors enrich another man's house.
but if he is found, he shall restore seven times. He shall give all the wealth of his house.
With me are riches, honor, enduring wealth, and prosperity.
That I may give wealth to those who love me. I fill their treasuries.
He becomes poor who works with a lazy hand, but the hand of the diligent brings wealth.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city. The destruction of the poor is their poverty.
Yahweh's blessing brings wealth, and he adds no trouble to it.
There are some who pretend to be rich, yet have nothing. There are some who pretend to be poor, yet have great wealth.
Wealth gained dishonestly dwindles away, but he who gathers by hand makes it grow.
A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children, but the wealth of the sinner is stored for the righteous.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, like an unscalable wall in his own imagination.
Wealth adds many friends, but the poor is separated from his friend.
The result of humility and the fear of Yahweh is wealth, honor, and life.
He who increases his wealth by excessive interest gathers it for one who has pity on the poor.
Whoever loves wisdom brings joy to his father; but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
There is one who is alone, and he has neither son nor brother. There is no end to all of his labor, neither are his eyes satisfied with wealth. "For whom then, do I labor, and deprive my soul of enjoyment?" This also is vanity. Yes, it is a miserable business.
There is a grievous evil which I have seen under the sun: wealth kept by its owner to his harm.
Every man also to whom God has given riches and wealth, and has given him power to eat of it, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his labor -- this is the gift of God.
a man to whom God gives riches, wealth, and honor, so that he lacks nothing for his soul of all that he desires, yet God gives him no power to eat of it, but an alien eats it. This is vanity, and it is an evil disease.
Many waters can't quench love, neither can floods drown it. If a man would give all the wealth of his house for love, he would be utterly scorned. Friends
What will you do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which will come from afar? To whom will you flee for help? Where will you leave your wealth?
Then you shall see and be radiant, and your heart shall thrill and be enlarged; because the abundance of the sea shall be turned to you, the wealth of the nations shall come to you.
Your gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, and their kings led captive.
But you shall be named the priests of Yahweh; men will call you the ministers of our God: you will eat the wealth of the nations, and you will boast in their glory.
Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness; none of them [shall remain], nor of their multitude, nor of their wealth: neither shall there be eminency among them.
Ephraim said, "Surely I have become rich, I have found myself wealth. In all my wealth they won't find in me any iniquity that is sin."
Don't enter into the gate of my people in the day of their calamity. Don't look down on their affliction in the day of their calamity, neither seize their wealth on the day of their calamity.
Their wealth will become a spoil, and their houses a desolation. Yes, they will build houses, but won't inhabit them. They will plant vineyards, but won't drink their wine.
Judah also will fight at Jerusalem; and the wealth of all the surrounding nations will be gathered together: gold, and silver, and clothing, in great abundance.
whom he gathered together, with the workmen of like occupation, and said, "Sirs, you know that by this business we have our wealth.
saying with a loud voice, "Worthy is the Lamb who has been killed to receive the power, wealth, wisdom, strength, honor, glory, and blessing!"
They cast dust on their heads, and cried, weeping and mourning, saying, 'Woe, woe, the great city, in which all who had their ships in the sea were made rich by reason of her great wealth!' For in one hour is she made desolate.