Bible Verses About Covetousness

Covetousness.
    Comes from the heart  Mr 7:22,23
    Engrosses the heart  Eze 33:31; 2Pe 2:14
    Is idolatry  Eph 5:5; Col 3:5
    Is the root of all evil  1Ti 6:10
    Is never satisfied  Ec 5:10; Hab 2:5
    Is vanity  Ps 39:6; Ec 4:8
    Is inconsistent Leads to
      Injustice and oppression.  Pr 28:20; Mic 2:2
      Foolish and hurtful lusts.  1Ti 6:9
      Departure from the faith.  1Ti 6:10
      Lying.  2Ki 5:22-25
      Murder.  Pr 1:18,19; Eze 22:12
      Theft.  Jos 7:21
      Poverty.  Pr 28:22
      Misery.  1Ti 6:10
      Domestic affliction.  Pr 15:27
    Abhorred by God  Ps 10:3
    Forbidden  Ex 20:17
    A characteristic of the wicked  Ro 1:29
    A characteristic of the slothful  Pr 21:26
    Commended by the wicked alone  Ps 10:3
    Hated by saints  Ex 18:21; Ac 20:33
    To be mortified by saints  Col 3:5
    Woe denounced against  Isa 5:8; Hab 2:9
    Punishment of  Job 20:15; Isa 57:17; Jer 22:17-19; Mic 2:2,3
    Excludes from heaven  1Co 6:10; Eph 5:5
    Beware of  Lu 12:15
    Avoid those guilty of  1Co 5:11
    Pray against  Ps 119:36
    Reward of those who hate  Pr 28:16
    Shall abound in the last days  2Ti 3:2; 2Pe 2:1-3
    Exemplified
      Laban.  Ge 31:41
      Achan.  Jos 7:21
      Eli's sons.  1Sa 2:12-14
      Samuel's sons.  1Sa 8:3
      Saul.  1Sa 15:9,19
      Ahab.  1Ki 21:2-4
      Gehazi.  2Ki 5:20-24
      Nobles of the Jews.  Ne 5:7; Isa 1:23
      Jewish people.  Isa 56:11; Jer 6:13
      Babylon.  Jer 51:13
      Young man.  Mt 19:22
      Judas.  Mt 26:14,15; Joh 12:6
      Pharisees.  Lu 16:14
      Ananias &c.  Ac 5:1-10
      Felix.  Ac 24:26
      Balaam.  2Pe 2:15; Jude 1:11