This is a subsidiary post of Temptation.
Matthew 6:24 – “You cannot serve God and wealth”
Matthew 13:22 – “the worry of the world and the deceitfulness of wealth”
Mark 4:19 – “the worries of the world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things”
Luke 8:14 – “worries and riches and pleasures of this life”
Luke 16:13 – “You cannot serve God and wealth”
1 Timothy 6:9 – “those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful desires which plunge men into ruin and destruction”
1 Timothy 6:10 – “For the love of money is a root of all sorts of evil, and some by longing for it have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.”
1 Timothy 6:11 – “But flee from these things…”
1 Timothy 6:17 – Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.