Gen 14:23

(NIV)
that I will accept nothing belonging to you, not even a thread or the strap of a sandal, so that you will never be able to say, “I made Abram rich.”
(ESV)
that I would not take a thread or a sandal strap or anything that is yours, lest you should say, ‘I have made Abram rich.’

Gen 27:28

(NIV)
May God give you heaven’s dew
and earth’s richness –
an abundance of grain and new wine.
(ESV)
May God give you of the dew of heaven
and of the fatness of the earth
and plenty of grain and wine.

Gen 27:39

(NIV)
His father Isaac answered him,

‘Your dwelling will be
away from the earth’s richness,
away from the dew of heaven above.
(ESV)
Then Isaac his father answered and said to him:

Behold, away from the fatness of the earth shall your dwelling be,
and away from the dew of heaven on high.

Gen 31:16

(NIV)
Surely all the wealth that God took away from our father belongs to us and our children. So do whatever God has told you.’

(ESV)
All the wealth that God has taken away from our father belongs to us and to our children. Now then, whatever God has said to you, do.”

Gen 49:20

(NIV)
‘Asher’s food will be rich;
he will provide delicacies fit for a king.
(ESV)
Asher’s food shall be rich,
and he shall yield royal delicacies.

Exod 30:15

(NIV)
The rich are not to give more than a half shekel and the poor are not to give less when you make the offering to the  Lord to atone for your lives.
(ESV)
The rich shall not give more, and the poor shall not give less, than the half shekel, when you give the  Lord’s offering to make atonement for your lives.

Num 13:20

(NIV)
How is the soil? Is it fertile or poor? Are there trees in it or not? Do your best to bring back some of the fruit of the land.’ (It was the season for the first ripe grapes.)

(ESV)
and whether the land is rich or poor, and whether there are trees in it or not. Be of good courage and bring some of the fruit of the land.” Now the time was the season of the first ripe grapes.

Judg 3:29

(NIV)
At that time they struck down about ten thousand Moabites, all vigorous and strong; not one escaped.
(ESV)
And they killed at that time about 10,000 of the Moabites, all strong, able-bodied men; not a man escaped.

Judg 18:21

(NIV)
Putting their little children, their livestock and their possessions in front of them, they turned away and left.

(ESV)
So they turned and departed, putting the little ones and the livestock and the goods in front of them.

Ruth 3:10

(NIV)
‘The  Lord bless you, my daughter,’ he replied. ‘This kindness is greater than that which you showed earlier: you have not run after the younger men, whether rich or poor.
(ESV)
And he said, “May you be blessed by the  Lord, my daughter. You have made this last kindness greater than the first in that you have not gone after young men, whether poor or rich.

1Sam 2:7

(NIV)
The  Lord sends poverty and wealth;
he humbles and he exalts.
(ESV)
The  Lord makes poor and makes rich;
he brings low and he exalts.

1Sam 17:25

(NIV)
Now the Israelites had been saying, ‘Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his family from taxes in Israel.’

(ESV)
And the men of Israel said, “Have you seen this man who has come up? Surely he has come up to defy Israel. And the king will enrich the man who kills him with great riches and will give him his daughter and make his father’s house free in Israel.”

2Sam 12:1

(NIV)
The  Lord sent Nathan to David. When he came to him, he said, ‘There were two men in a certain town, one rich and the other poor.
(ESV)
And the  Lord sent Nathan to David. He came to him and said to him, “There were two men in a certain city, the one rich and the other poor.

2Sam 12:2

(NIV)
The rich man had a very large number of sheep and cattle,
(ESV)
The rich man had very many flocks and herds,

2Sam 12:4

(NIV)
‘Now a traveller came to the rich man, but the rich man refrained from taking one of his own sheep or cattle to prepare a meal for the traveller who had come to him. Instead, he took the ewe lamb that belonged to the poor man and prepared it for the one who had come to him.’

(ESV)
Now there came a traveler to the rich man, and he was unwilling to take one of his own flock or herd to prepare for the guest who had come to him, but he took the poor man’s lamb and prepared it for the man who had come to him.”

1Kgs 3:11

(NIV)
So God said to him, ‘Since you have asked for this and not for long life or wealth for yourself, nor have asked for the death of your enemies but for discernment in administering justice,
(ESV)
And God said to him, “Because you have asked this, and have not asked for yourself long life or riches or the life of your enemies, but have asked for yourself understanding to discern what is right,

1Kgs 3:13

(NIV)
Moreover, I will give you what you have not asked for – both wealth and honour – so that in your lifetime you will have no equal among kings.
(ESV)
I give you also what you have not asked both riches and honor, so that no other king shall compare with you, all your days.

1Kgs 10:23

(NIV)
King Solomon was greater in riches and wisdom than all the other kings of the earth.
(ESV)
Thus King Solomon excelled all the kings of the earth in riches and in wisdom.

1Chr 4:40

(NIV)
They found rich, good pasture, and the land was spacious, peaceful and quiet. Some Hamites had lived there formerly.

(ESV)
where they found rich, good pasture, and the land was very broad, quiet, and peaceful, for the former inhabitants there belonged to Ham.

1Chr 29:12

(NIV)
Wealth and honour come from you;
you are the ruler of all things.
In your hands are strength and power
to exalt and give strength to all.
(ESV)
Both riches and honor come from you, and you rule over all. In your hand are power and might, and in your hand it is to make great and to give strength to all.

1Chr 29:28

(NIV)
He died at a good old age, having enjoyed long life, wealth and honour. His son Solomon succeeded him as king.

(ESV)
Then he died at a good age, full of days, riches, and honor. And Solomon his son reigned in his place.

2Chr 1:11

(NIV)
God said to Solomon, ‘Since this is your heart’s desire and you have not asked for wealth, possessions or honour, nor for the death of your enemies, and since you have not asked for a long life but for wisdom and knowledge to govern my people over whom I have made you king,
(ESV)
God answered Solomon, “Because this was in your heart, and you have not asked for possessions, wealth, honor, or the life of those who hate you, and have not even asked for long life, but have asked for wisdom and knowledge for yourself that you may govern my people over whom I have made you king,

2Chr 1:12

(NIV)
therefore wisdom and knowledge will be given you. And I will also give you wealth, possessions and honour, such as no king who was before you ever had and none after you will have.’

(ESV)
wisdom and knowledge are granted to you. I will also give you riches, possessions, and honor such as none of the kings had who were before you, and none after you shall have the like.”

2Chr 9:22

(NIV)
King Solomon was greater in riches and wisdom than all the other kings of the earth.
(ESV)
Thus King Solomon excelled all the kings of the earth in riches and in wisdom.

2Chr 17:5

(NIV)
The  Lord established the kingdom under his control; and all Judah brought gifts to Jehoshaphat, so that he had great wealth and honour.
(ESV)
Therefore the  Lord established the kingdom in his hand. And all Judah brought tribute to Jehoshaphat, and he had great riches and honor.

2Chr 18:1

(NIV)
Now Jehoshaphat had great wealth and honour, and he allied himself with Ahab by marriage.
(ESV)
Now Jehoshaphat had great riches and honor, and he made a marriage alliance with Ahab.

2Chr 32:27

(NIV)
Hezekiah had very great wealth and honour, and he made treasuries for his silver and gold and for his precious stones, spices, shields and all kinds of valuables.
(ESV)
And Hezekiah had very great riches and honor, and he made for himself treasuries for silver, for gold, for precious stones, for spices, for shields, and for all kinds of costly vessels;

Neh 8:10

(NIV)
Nehemiah said, ‘Go and enjoy choice food and sweet drinks, and send some to those who have nothing prepared. This day is holy to our  Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the  Lord is your strength.’

(ESV)
Then he said to them, “Go your way. Eat the fat and drink sweet wine and send portions to anyone who has nothing ready, for this day is holy to our Lord. And do not be grieved, for the joy of the  Lord is your strength.”

Neh 9:25

(NIV)
They captured fortified cities and fertile land; they took possession of houses filled with all kinds of good things, wells already dug, vineyards, olive groves and fruit trees in abundance. They ate to the full and were well-
nourished; they revelled in your great goodness.

(ESV)
And they captured fortified cities and a rich land, and took possession of houses full of all good things, cisterns already hewn, vineyards, olive orchards and fruit trees in abundance. So they ate and were filled and became fat and delighted themselves in your great goodness.

Neh 9:35

(NIV)
Even while they were in their kingdom, enjoying your great goodness to them in the spacious and fertile land you gave them, they did not serve you or turn from their evil ways.

(ESV)
Even in their own kingdom, and amid your great goodness that you gave them, and in the large and rich land that you set before them, they did not serve you or turn from their wicked works.

Esth 1:4

(NIV)
For a full 180 days he displayed the vast wealth of his kingdom and the splendour and glory of his majesty.
(ESV)
while he showed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor and pomp of his greatness for many days, 180 days.

Esth 5:11

(NIV)
Haman boasted to them about his vast wealth, his many sons, and all the ways the king had honoured him and how he had elevated him above the other nobles and officials.
(ESV)
And Haman recounted to them the splendor of his riches, the number of his sons, all the promotions with which the king had honored him, and how he had advanced him above the officials and the servants of the king.

Job 15:29

(NIV)
He will no longer be rich and his wealth will not endure,
nor will his possessions spread over the land.
(ESV)
he will not be rich, and his wealth will not endure,
nor will his possessions spread over the earth;

Job 27:19

(NIV)
He lies down wealthy, but will do so no more;
when he opens his eyes, all is gone.
(ESV)
He goes to bed rich, but will do so no more;
he opens his eyes, and his wealth is gone.

Job 34:19

(NIV)
who shows no partiality to princes
and does not favour the rich over the poor,
for they are all the work of his hands?
(ESV)
who shows no partiality to princes,
nor regards the rich more than the poor,
for they are all the work of his hands?

Ps 45:12

(NIV)
The city of Tyre will come with a gift,
people of wealth will seek your favour.
(ESV)
The people of Tyre will seek your favor with gifts,
the richest of the people.

Ps 45:13

(NIV)
All glorious is the princess within her chamber;
her gown is interwoven with gold.
(ESV)
All glorious is the princess in her chamber, with robes interwoven with gold.

Ps 49:2

(NIV)
both low and high,
rich and poor alike:
(ESV)
both low and high,
rich and poor together!

Ps 49:6

(NIV)
those who trust in their wealth
and boast of their great riches?
(ESV)
those who trust in their wealth
and boast of the abundance of their riches?

Ps 49:16

(NIV)
Do not be overawed when others grow rich,
when the splendour of their houses increases;
(ESV)
Be not afraid when a man becomes rich,
when the glory of his house increases.

Ps 52:7

(NIV)
‘Here now is the man
who did not make God his stronghold
but trusted in his great wealth
and grew strong by destroying others!’
(ESV)
See the man who would not make
God his refuge,
but trusted in the abundance of his riches
and sought refuge in his own destruction!”

Ps 65:9

(NIV)
You care for the land and water it;
you enrich it abundantly.
The streams of God are filled with water
to provide the people with corn,
for so you have ordained it.
(ESV)
You visit the earth and water it;
you greatly enrich it;
the river of God is full of water;
you provide their grain,
for so you have prepared it.

Ps 78:31

(NIV)
God’s anger rose against them;
he put to death the sturdiest among them,
cutting down the young men of Israel.
(ESV)
the anger of God rose against them,
and he killed the strongest of them
and laid low the young men of Israel.

Ps 112:3

(NIV)
Wealth and riches are in their houses,
and their righteousness endures for ever.
(ESV)
Wealth and riches are in his house,
and his righteousness endures forever.

Prov 3:16

(NIV)
Long life is in her right hand;
in her left hand are riches and honour.
(ESV)
Long life is in her right hand;
in her left hand are riches and honor.

Prov 8:18

(NIV)
With me are riches and honour,
enduring wealth and prosperity.
(ESV)
Riches and honor are with me,
enduring wealth and righteousness.

Prov 10:4

(NIV)
Lazy hands make for poverty,
but diligent hands bring wealth.
(ESV)
A slack hand causes poverty,
but the hand of the diligent makes rich.

Prov 10:15

(NIV)
The wealth of the rich is their fortified city,
but poverty is the ruin of the poor.
(ESV)
A rich man’s wealth is his strong city;
the poverty of the poor is their ruin.

Prov 10:22

(NIV)
The blessing of the  Lord brings wealth,
without painful toil for it.
(ESV)
The blessing of the  Lord makes rich,
and he adds no sorrow with it.

Prov 11:16

(NIV)
A kind-hearted woman gains honour,
but ruthless men gain only wealth.
(ESV)
A gracious woman gets honor,
and violent men get riches.

Prov 11:28

(NIV)
Those who trust in their riches will fall,
but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf.
(ESV)
Whoever trusts in his riches will fall,
but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf.

Prov 13:7

(NIV)
One person pretends to be rich, yet has nothing;
another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth.
(ESV)
One pretends to be rich, yet has nothing;
another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth.

Prov 13:8

(NIV)
A person’s riches may ransom their life,
but the poor cannot respond to threatening rebukes.
(ESV)
The ransom of a man’s life is his wealth,
but a poor man hears no threat.

Prov 14:20

(NIV)
The poor are shunned even by their neighbours,
but the rich have many friends.
(ESV)
The poor is disliked even by his neighbor,
but the rich has many friends.

Prov 14:24

(NIV)
The wealth of the wise is their crown,
but the folly of fools yields folly.
(ESV)
The crown of the wise is their wealth,
but the folly of fools brings folly.

Prov 18:11

(NIV)
The wealth of the rich is their fortified city;
they imagine it a wall too high to scale.
(ESV)
A rich man’s wealth is his strong city,
and like a high wall in his imagination.

Prov 18:23

(NIV)
The poor plead for mercy,
but the rich answer harshly.
(ESV)
The poor use entreaties,
but the rich answer roughly.

Prov 21:17

(NIV)
Whoever loves pleasure will become poor;
whoever loves wine and olive oil will never be rich.
(ESV)
Whoever loves pleasure will be a poor man;
he who loves wine and oil will not be rich.

Prov 22:1

(NIV)
A good name is more desirable than great riches;
to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.
(ESV)
A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches,
and favor is better than silver or gold.

Prov 22:2

(NIV)
Rich and poor have this in common:
The  Lord is the Maker of them all.
(ESV)
The rich and the poor meet together;
the  Lord is the maker of them all.
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