Bible Quotes about Money and Wealth
10 When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the Lord your God for the good land he has given you.
11 Be careful that you do not forget the Lord you God, failing to observe his commands, his laws and his decrees that I am giving you this day.
12 Otherwise, when you eat and are satisfied, when you build fine houses and settle down,
13 and when your herds and flocks grown large and your silver and gold increase and all you have is multiplied,
14 then your heart will become proud and you will forget the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
15 He led you through the vast and dreadful desert, that thirsty and water less land, with its venomous snakes and scorpions. He brought you water out of hard rock,
16 He gave you manna to eat in the desert, something your fathers had never known, to humble and to test you so that in the end it might go well with you.
17 You may say to yourself, My power and the strength of my hands have produced this wealth for me.
18 But remember the Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your forefathers, as it is today.
16 Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked;
17 for the power of the wicked will be broken, but the Lord upholds the righteous.
Moreover, when God gives any man wealth and possessions, and enables him to enjoy them, to accept his lot and be happy in his work this is a gift of God.
8Keep falsehood and lies far from me; give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only my daily bread.
9 Otherwise, I may have too much and disown you and say, "who is the Lord?" Or I may become poor and steal, and so dishonor the name of my God
The one who received the seed that fell among the thorns is the man who hears the word, but the worries of this life and the deceitfulness of wealth choke it, making it unfruitful.
It is much harder for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God than for a camel to go through the eye of a needle.
1 Timothy 6:6-11
6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.
7 For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.
8 But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that.
9 People who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge men into ruin and destruction.
10 for the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with much grief.
11 But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.
19 do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
20 but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
21 for where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.
Whoever trust in his riches will fall, but the righteousness will thrive like a green leaf.
Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great wealth with turmoil. :17 better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened calf in hatred.
The Lord is my shepherd; there is nothing I shall want.
8 “Woe to you who add house to house and join field to field till no space is left and you live alone in the land.”
9 “The Lord Almighty has declared in my hearing: Surely the great house will become desolate, the fine mansions left without occupations.”
“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth…”
Luke 12: 15
“ Then he said to them. Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.”
“To whom much has been given, much will be expected.”