Mark 4:18, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
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And these are also the seed sown among the thorns of the cares of this world, the deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other things. All these thorns enter in, choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
How hard it shall be for those who have riches to enter into the kingdom of God!
Mark 10:23, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
Mark 10:25, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
He has shown strength with His arm; He has scattered the proud in the imagination of their hearts. He has put down the mighty from their thrones, and exalted those of low degree. He has filled the hungry with good things; and the rich He has sent away empty.
Luke 1:51, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
But woe to you who are rich! You have already received your consolation.
Luke 6:24, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
But they are choked with cares and riches and pleasures of this life; and they bring no fruit to perfection.
Luke 8:14, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
Then, wanting to justify himself, the lawyer asked Jesus, And who is my neighbor? Jesus answered this way, A certain man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho and fell among thieves who stripped him, wounded him, and left him half dead.
Luke 10:29, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
So it is with whoever lays up treasure for himself and is not rich toward God.
Luke 12:21, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
The ground of a rich man yielded a plentiful harvest. He wondered and said, What shall I do? I have no room to store my fruit. Finally he said, I will pull down my barns and build larger ones and there will I store my fruit and all my goods. I will say to my soul, Thou has enough goods laid up to last many years. It is time to take ease; eat, drink, and be merry. But God said to him, Thou fool, tonight thy soul shall be required of thee; then to whom shall all those things belong which thou has stored away?
Luke 12:16, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
Then Jesus said to his host, When you make a dinner or a supper, do not call your friends, or your brethren, or kinsmen, or rich neighbors; lest they also invite you in return, and you incur an obligation.
Luke 14:12, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
If you are not trustworthy with worldly goods, who will commit to your trust the true riches?
Luke 16:11, Jesus, Jes'ian, Jesian
There was a rich man who wore clothes of purple and fine linen, and who dined sumptuously each day. Lying at his gate, was a poor man named Lazarus. He was covered with sores, and often the dogs came and licked them. He would gladly accept the crumbs which fell from the rich man's table.
Luke 16:19, Jesus, Jes'ian, Jesian
When the poor man died, he was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom. The rich man also died and, from hell, he lifted his eyes, in torment, and saw Abraham far off with Lazarus at his bosom. He cried out, Father Abraham, have mercy on me. Send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue. I am tormented in this flame.
Luke 16:22, Jesus, Jes'ian, Jesian
It is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
Luke 18:25, Jesus, Jes'ian, Jesian
When he heard this, he was very sorrowful because he was very rich and had many possessions. And when Jesus saw that he was very sorrowful, He said, How difficult it is for those who have riches to enter the kingdom of God!
Luke 18:23, Jesus, Jes'ian, Jesian
Jesus watched as the rich men cast their gifts into the treasury. Then He noticed a poor widow casting in two small coins. He said to His disciples, this widow has cast in more than all the rest put together. The rich have given out of their abundance, but she, out of her poverty, cast in all the living she had.
But is too much ensnared by things of this world and the deceitfulness of riches.
Matthew 12:37, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
Then said Jesus to His disciples, Hardly a rich man shall enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Matthew 16:24, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for the rich to enter the kingdom of God.
Matthew 19:24, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian
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Mark 1:8, Jesus, Jesian, Jes'ian