Bible Verses About Riches

Riches.
    The true riches  Eph 3:8; 1Co 1:30; Col 2:3; 1Pe 2:7
    God gives  1Sa 2:7; Ec 5:19
    To God belongs this world's riches  Hag 2:8
    God gives power to obtain  De 8:18
    The blessing of the Lord brings  Pr 10:22
    Give worldly power  Pr 22:7
    Described as
      Temporary.  Pr 27:24
      Uncertain.  1Ti 6:17
      Unsatisfying.  Ec 4:8; 5:10
      Corruptible.  Jas 5:2; 1Pe 1:18
      Fleeting.  Pr 23:5; Re 18:16,17
      Deceitful.  Mt 13:22
      Liable to be stolen.  Mt 6:19
      Perishable.  Jer 48:36
      Thick clay.  Hab 2:6
    Often an obstruction to the reception of the gospel  Mr 10:23-25
    Deceitfulness of, chokes the word  Mt 13:22
    The love of, the root of all evil  1Ti 6:10
    Often lead to
      Pride.  Eze 28:5; Ho 12:8
      Forgetting God.  De 8:13,14
      Denying God.  Pr 30:8,9
      Forsaking God.  De 32:15
      Rebelling against God.  Ne 9:25,26
      Rejecting Christ.  Mt 19:22; 10:22
      Self-sufficiency.  Pr 28:11
      Anxiety.  Ec 5:12
      An overbearing spirit.  Pr 18:23
      Violence.  Mic 6:12
      Oppression.  Jas 2:6
      Fraud.  Jas 5:4
      Sensual indulgence.  Lu 16:19; Jas 5:5
    Life consists not in abundance of  Lu 12:15
    Be not over-anxious for  Pr 30:8
    Labour not for  Pr 23:4
    They who covet
      Fall into temptation and a snare.  1Ti 6:9
      Fall into hurtful lusts.  1Ti 6:9
      Err from the faith.  1Ti 6:10
      Use unlawful means to acquire.  Pr 28:20
      Bring trouble on themselves.  1Ti 6:10
      Bring trouble on their families.  Pr 15:27
    Profit not in the day of wrath  Pr 11:4
    Cannot secure prosperity  Jas 1:11
    Cannot redeem the soul  Ps 49:6-9; 1Pe 1:18
    Cannot deliver in the day of God's wrath  Zep 1:18; Re 6:15-17
    They who possess, should
      Ascribe them to God.  1Ch 29:12
      Not trust in them.  Job 31:24; 1Ti 6:17
      Not set the heart on them.  Ps 62:10
      Not boast of obtaining them.  De 8:17
      Not glory in them.  Jer 9:23
      Not hoard them up.  Mt 6:19
      Devote them to God's service.  1Ch 29:3; Mr 12:42-44
      Give of them to the poor.  Mt 19:21; 1Jo 3:17
      Use them in promoting the salvation of others.  Lu 16:9
      Be liberal in all things.  1Ti 6:18
      Esteem it a privilege to be allowed to give.  1Ch 29:14
      Not to be high-minded.  1Ti 6:17
      When converted, rejoice in being humbled.  Jas 1:9,10
    Heavenly treasures superior to  Mt 6:19,20
    Of the wicked laid up for the just  Pr 13:22
    The wicked
      Often increase in.  Ps 73:12
      Often spend their day in.  Job 21:13
      Swallow down.  Job 20:15
      Trust in the abundance of.  Ps 52:7
      Heap up.  Job 27:16; Ps 39:6; Ec 2:26
      Keep, to their hurt.  Ec 5:13
      Boast themselves in.  Ps 49:6; 52:7
      Profit not by.  Pr 11:4; 13:7; Ec 5:11
      Have trouble with.  Pr 15:6; 1Ti 6:9,10
      Must leave, to others.  Ps 49:10
    Vanity of heaping up  Ps 39:6; Ec 5:10,11
    Guilt of trusting in  Job 31:24,28; Eze 28:4,5,8
    Guilt of rejoicing in  Job 31:25,28
    Denunciations against those who
      Get, by vanity.  Pr 13:11; 21:6
      Get, unlawfully.  Jer 17:11
      Increase, by oppression.  Pr 22:16; Hab 2:6-8; Mic 2:2,3
      Hoard up.  Ec 5:13,14; Jas 5:3
      Trust in.  Pr 11:28
      Receive their consolation.  Lu 6:24
      Abuse.  Jas 5:1,5
      Spend, upon their appetite.  Job 20:15-17
      Folly and danger of trusting to-Illustrated.  Lu 12:16-21
    Danger of misusing-Illustrated  Lu 16:19-25
    Examples of saints possessing
      Abram.  Ge 13:2
      Lot.  Ge 13:5,6
      Isaac.  Ge 26:13,14
      Jacob.  Ge 32:5,10
      Joseph.  Ge 45:8,13
      Boaz.  Ru 2:1
      Barzillai.  2Sa 19:32
      Shunammite.  2Ki 4:8
      David.  1Ch 29:28
      Jehoshaphat.  2Ch 17:5
      Hezekiah.  2Ch 32:27-29
      Job.  Job 1:3
      Joseph of Arimathea.  Mt 27:57
      Zacchaeus.  Lu 19:2
      Dorcas.  Ac 9:36
    Examples of those truly rich  Mt 5:8; 8:10; 13:45,46; Lu 10:42; Joh 1:45; Php 3:8; Jas 2:5; 1Pe 2:7; Re 3:18
    Examples of wicked men possessing
      Laban.  Ge 30:30
      Esau.  Ge 36:7
      Nabal.  1Sa 25:2
      Haman.  Es 5:11
      Ammonites.  Jer 49:4
      People of Tyre.  Eze 28:5
      Young man.  Mt 19:22